Make the most of these extraordinary times and gain a nationally-recognised qualification. A short online course is a significant first step to improving your skills and achieving your career goals.
On this vehicle maintenance course, you will learn about the functions of the complex systems within today’;s vehicles, developing practical and diagnostic skills. You will learn how these systems integrate with each other to operate to the manufacturer’;s specification.
The practical approach of the course will develop your hands-on diagnostic skills. The classes are mainly practical with weekly theory sessions.
The tutors and technicians are all industry-experienced, giving them the insight and knowledge needed to prepare you for employment, further study, or an apprenticeship.
Our Shoreham Airport Campus offers a truly unique learning experience; Motorsport, Aero, and Motor Vehicle students work in hangars, workshops, and high-tech classrooms equipped with the very latest tools, machinery and software.
Start at Level 1 if you have at least two GCSEs at grade 2 (F) or above, preferably including English and maths.
After Level 1, you can progress to the Level 2 course, either full-time or as an apprentice (90% attendance record required).
- Dealership mechanic
- Diagnostic technician
- MOT tester
- Auto electrician
- Roadside assistance technician
- Parts advisor
You will be assessed throughout your course via practical activity observations, academic coursework and industry placements. Assessments are based around ‘real-life’ projects and industry or workplace scenarios including work experience. Your final grade will be awarded as pass, merit or distinction.
*FREE* Online short courses
The applicable fees for this course, including any available discounts, will be listed in the information above.
How to apply
Once you have created an account, you can easily apply to your chosen course and track the status of your application at any time.
HOW THE APPLICATION PROCESS WORKS
Set Up Your Account
You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.
Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.
Application Review Meeting
Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.
Accept Your Place
Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.
Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.