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Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Technology (Motorsport) at Ashford College

Course description

Train for a career that can take you into the retail motor or Motorsports industries.

In a combination of core and specialist units, you will cover the knowledge, understanding and skills you need for the sector.

The course focuses on the Motorsport industry, including race car project-work supporting our own race team. You can also transfer this knowledge to the retail motor industry.

You will be assessed by practical and written tasks. English and maths are an important part of the course, whether at functional skills or GCSE level.

Supported work experience is arranged with your tutor.

Entry requirements

You will need four GCSEs at Grades D/3 or above, including English and maths. Initial assessments will be conducted in English, maths and ICT at Level 1 or working towards Level 2.

You should have an enthusiasm for Motorsport and a desire for a career in the industry.

Future opportunities

Step up to the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Motor Vehicle Technology (Motorsports) or the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering, or enter employment.

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: 30 October 2018
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