Motor Vehicle Engineering Entry Level

Course Content

This course covers subjects such as: vehicle mechanical; engine systems; electrical; chassis system (steering, suspension and brakes); vehicle servicing and valeting. There will also be project work including Electric Vehicle /Hybrid vehicle awareness. 

You will gain hands-on experience in maintenance and repair in well-equipped classrooms and workshops. 

Learners will have the opportunity to undertake a work experience placement.

Essential skills units such as communications and numeracy also form part of the course.

Entry Requirements

Progressing students: applications will be based on previous course outcomes, meeting all progression criteria and personal statements. 

New applicants: There are no formal entry requirements, however, all applicants will go through an interview and aptitude test (on campus). 

Method of Assessment

Online examinations and progressive written assessments and practical observations.

Future Prospects

  • Employment opportunities.
  • Progression on to further courses. 
  • Modern Apprenticeships are also available if the learner can secure employment with an appropriate employer.
Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Arbroath Campus

  • Start Date

    26 Aug 2024

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    32 Weeks

  • Subject Area


  • Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page

Recruitment is now for Reserve List places only – please contact us if you wish to discuss.

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