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Motorsport Level 2 at East Kent College

Course description

Perfect if you are interested in learning more about the world of motor sports and motor racing events.

Course content

This Study Programme is ideal if you are interested in a career linked to the Motor Racing industry, both nationally and internationally. It covers the basic areas of race vehicle production, alongside the modifications and technical adjustments needed to improve performance and maximise reliability.You can look forward to preparing race cars for local events and attending race track events. The opportunity to build a high performance sports car from scratch as well as preparing racing vehicles for local drivers at Lydden Hill Race Course. This Study Programme will include English and Maths at an appropriate level, and it will support the development of skills towards employability and suitability to progress onto the next level of study.

Entry requirements

You will need a minimum of four GCSEs at D grades or equivalent, including Maths and English. Students may be able to progress from Level 1 vocationally related programmes.

Assessment

You will learn through practical sessions in our workshops and assessment will be through written work and online tests.

Financial information

Additional expenses to consider include: Steel Toe Capped Boot (approx. £20)Course textbook (supplied £25)IMI Student Membership (arranged £10)If you are 16-18yrs old at the start of the Study Programme, it will be free. There may be additional payments required for trips, visits and other materials. For adult learners (over 19) financial support towards the costs of your Study Programme may be available. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare. Please contact Support Services for confirmation of all Study Programme fees quoted:Broadstairs Campus 01843 605062 (or email supportservices.broadstairs@eastkent.ac.uk)

Future opportunities

What next? On successful completion you could progress onto our Level 3 Motor Sport Study Programme.

Further information

Please Contact - Student Support Services on 01843 605062, e-mail: support.services@eastkent.ac.uk

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 18 October 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year(s)
  • Course code: 003030/1/1
  • Web url: www.eastkent.ac.uk
  • Number of planned places: 14

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    • East Kent College's Broadstairs campus is  located on the Isle of Thanet in Broadstairs, Kent on the southeast coast of the United Kingdom.

      We offer an outstanding range of college Study Programmes across a range of subject areas, suited for all students, abilities and ambitions.
       
      The Broadstairs campus is located on Ramsgate Road, and over the last three years over £25m has been invested in new facilities which include a Centre for Environmental Technologies, a centre for Creative Industries and a unique-4 Star Training hotel.
       
      East Kent College is committed to developing the prosperity and wellbeing of the communities we serve.