If you are interested in a career within the Motor Vehicle or Motor Sport industry join us to achieve industry recognised qualifications and start your journey to finding employment nationally and internationally.
You’ll learn to repair a broad range of vehicle systems using the latest computer-aided diagnosis and scanning equipment. In addition you will gain skills and knowledge in the following areas; tools and equipment, inspection and servicing, engine component diagnostics, chassis component and diagnostics, air conditioning and fault finding. As well as practical skills you will have the opportunity to work with a variety of local and national employers, alongside your time spent with our industry specialist lecturers.
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.
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.
Students put their skills into use at the local Age UK centre during our Community Week
Students get the chance to work on Dover’s latest leisure complex, the St. James Shopping Centre
Students set up their own web tech company, Astrova Tech as part of their studies
Students experience sea survival skills needed in the marine industry at Viking Recruitment's centre in Dover
Students get expert competition support from former World Skills finalist
Students visit Brooklands Museum and Mercedes-Benz World as part of their studies
Students learn cabin crew skills at British Airways' training centre