The retail automotive sector employs over 500,000 people with a turnover of a massive £146 billion per year! Working in automotive involves manufacturing and maintaining vehicles such as cars, buses, and motorcycles. The sector is fast-changing, as it is required to develop with the latest technology, so students will need to be innovative with their approach to solving mechanical problems.
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Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level 3
Through theory and practical lessons, you will develop the essential knowledge and skills required by…
Transport Maintenance Level 1
This qualification is designed to engage and motivate students who are interested in learning about the…
Vehicle Technology Level 2
Through theory and practical lessons, you will develop the essential knowledge required by the motor…
|Job Role||Vehicle Technician||MOT Tester||Vehicle Parts Advisor||Vehicle Body Technicians||Garage Managers and Proprietors||Estimators and Assessors|
|Average Salary||£17,000- £36,000||£28,000- £30,000||£17,000- £30,000||£15,000- £32,000||£20,000- £64,000||£20,000- £55,000|
The Motor Vehicle department boasts outstanding facilities, including an MOT test station, the latest diagnostic equipment and interactive learning aids. Programmes are available at levels suitable for the needs and abilities of all students.
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