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If you want to become a qualified MOT tester, you will need to successfully complete this qualification which was developed with the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA).
- Must be over 21
- Hold a valid driving licence for the class of vehicle you wish to test
- A minimum of four years experience within the trade, confirmed by a current or ex-employer
- A Level 3 or equivalent qualification in Motor Vehicle studies
- A current DBS basic check (three months minimum remaining on certificate)
Further information about becoming an MOT tester can be found on the GOV.UK website.
Please note that there is no fee remission for this course.
Successful completion of the course will lead to your final part of the MOT qualification. This is an onsite assessment by a DVSA inspector of you carrying out a full MOT test.
Onsite assessment by a DVSA inspector.
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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.