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Are you passionate about motor vehicles?

Can you see yourself becoming a next generation motor vehicle technician? Are you keen to gain the relevant qualifications and practical skills that employers are looking for?

Reaseheath motor vehicle technology students are often first off the grid when it comes to getting jobs because they are well prepared for the world of work. They also have a lot of fun, enjoying trips such as trackdays, motor shows, transport museums and visits to industry.

If you are serious about studying motor vehicle technology, there are many reasons why you should choose Reaseheath:

  • You’ll gain relevant, practical experience in our £1 million purpose built workshop, which having five bays makes it the largest in the area
  • You’ll learn how to use advanced diagnostic systems such as Autel MaxiDAS, DEC Superscan, Picoscope, Autel Quadscope, Ethos and VAGCOM and have the chance to fault find and carry out repairs to Master Technician level
  • You’ll have the unique opportunity to complete training qualifications in hybrid technology and air conditioning systems, and in welding and fabrication
  • You will train on modern vehicles and you’ll also have access to training rigs, so you’ll always be getting plenty of hands-on experience
  • Our workshop facilities include ten vehicle ramps and a simulated MOT standard test lane, and we also have four-way Hunter laser wheel alignment
  • We have strong links with local automotive companies, offering opportunities from work placements to behind-the-scenes visits
  • All our vehicle technology courses are paperless! You’ll work through your own ePortfolio at the same time as you learn your practical skills and we have presentation suites in every workshop
  • You’ll learn from experienced staff, many of whom are qualified to Master Technician level

Motor Vehicle courses

Career Options

Some of the exciting careers options available in the Motor Vehicle industry include…

  • Technical service engineer
  • Design and development technician
  • Working within main vehicle dealerships
  • Motorsport industry
  • Working with vehicle manufacturers on product development