Motor Vehicle

Overview

We’ll provide you with the expert training and industry-standard facilities to jump-start a career in motor vehicle maintenance.

Our workshop has vehicles and equipment found in professional garages. Students are able to get under the bonnet of our cars and apply theory learnt in the classroom. Our experienced lecturers pass on professional knowledge and industry links. 

Careers
  • Mechanic
  • Motor Services
  • MOT Specialist
  • HGV Technician
  • Garage Administrator

Career Prospects

Vehicle technicians, mechanics and electricians

Annual pay
£29,640
Workforce change
-9%
Hours/week
43
Replacement
23%

The workforce is projected to contract by -9% over the period to 2024, losing -18,722 jobs. In the same period, 23% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 49,913 job openings.

Role description

Vehicle technicians, mechanics and electricians accept calls for help and repair and service the mechanical parts and electrical/electronic circuitry and components of cars, lorries, buses, motorcycles and other motor vehicles, and repair and service auto air-conditioning systems.

Common tasks


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Contact us

We'd love to hear from you

New Dover Road
Canterbury, Kent
CT1 3AJ