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Motorsport Diploma IMI Level 2 at Weston College

Course description

This motorsport programme gives you an insight into the exciting world of performance vehicles through the world of motorsport. You will develop a range of practical skills and essential knowledge whilst working closely with a real race team. This study programme will provide you with the opportunity to prepare and maintain a Formula Ford race car for a full race season.

Course content

Motorsport Level 2 units:

  • Motorsport concepts
  • Vehicle data analysis
  • ICT for vehicle repair
  • Electrics and electronics.

This study programme includes a Diploma in Motorsport Level 2, tutorial support, employability, psd work experience and study skills. Maths and English is a fundamental element of this study programme and will be embedded into your vocational learning.

If you do not have a grade C in Maths and/or English you will attend a discrete GCSE or Functional Skills class as part of your weekly timetable.

Entry requirements

You will need three GCSE at grade D or above in Maths, English and ICT or Science. You will need to have an interest in motorsport; successful completion of the IMI Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance may be considered as a progression route.


We’ll assess what you know about the job and your skills in a number of ways, including:

  • On-going workshop assessment
  • IMI assessed observations of practical work
  • IMI E-portfolio
  • IMI online multiple choice questions.

Future opportunities

  • Motorsport, Diploma, Level 3
  • Light Vehicle Maintenance Diploma, Level 2/3
  • Intermediate Apprenticeship
  • An NVQ Level 2
  • A career in the motorsport industry.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Weston College directly.

Last updated date: 19 May 2016

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