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Part-time Motor Vehicle MOT Testers Course

Level 2 Award in MOT Testing (Class 4 & 7)

Course Name 
Part-time Motor Vehicle MOT Testers CourseAvailable for Enquiries
Course Details
Location Castleford Campus
Level Level 2
Start Date Various
Duration The course will be studied over 4 days
Mode of Study Part time
Awarding Body SEG Awards
Offering Code AWL2MVT1
 
Course Overview

The ABC Level 2 in MOT Testing

  • Develop the knowledge required for MOT Testing
  • Developing practical skills for testing
  • Encourage improvements in customer service
  • Preparing for managing CPD requirements
  • Improving safe working in the test centres

What you will Study

The emphasis of this qualification is on the acquisition of practical skills and knowledge that is needed for MOT Testing. The qualification requires learners to demonstrate these high level skills with accuracy, precision and consistency.

Units within the qualification cover:

  • Safe working practices in the test centre
  • Working relationships within the test centre
  • Managing professional development as an MOT Tester
  • Carrying out a statutory periodic roadworthiness test (After completing a DVSA practical assessment
Nature of Assessments on the Programme

Knowledge elements must be assessed through an externally set and externally marked examination with a notional pass mark of 80%.

Please Note: It may take up to two weeks after completion for your Certificate to arrive.

Entry Requirements

You must have:

  • A Level 3 Motor Vehicle qualification
  • A current and full UK driving licence for the vehicle classes you want to test
  • At least 4 years full time employment in service and repair of vehicle classes that you wish to test

Attendance Expectations

Learning will be no less than 29 (GLH), and a minimum of 8 hours must be practical training.

The dates are as follows subject to number:

TBC

Tuesday - Friday, 9 - 4.30pm

Please Check with the Campus Administration Team on 01924 789480 for the availability on each date.

Fee Information

These fees relate to 2022/23

Tuition Fee: £800.00

Related additional costs may include materials, equipment, visits, residentials etc which are payable by all students.

Any student entered/registered with an Awarding Body who has been given free entry and then withdraws or is withdrawn by a tutor will incur the certification fee associated with the course. Any re-sit examination will incur a cost.

Different fees apply to international/overseas students and those studying this qualification as a standalone course.

Financial Support Information For more detailed information on financial support please contact the Financial Support Team on 01924 789304.
Further Study Once you have completed this qualification you will be required to apply direct to the DVSA for the Certificate of Competence (You are required to be DVSA assessed to complete the VT8 check).
Career Opportunities

This qualification is a requirement for learners who wish to gain the DVSA Certificate of Competence in order to become an MOT Tester. Achieving this qualification will enable learners to apply to the DVSA for their Certificate of Competence.

Once a learner has achieved their Certificate of Competence from the DVSA, they will be able to be an MOT Tester at a MOT Testing Station.

How to Apply

Please complete a part-time application form.

If you require an application form or details on how to enrol, please contact Course Information on 01924 789111.

For Further Details

Please contact: The Automotive Department on 01924 789464, or Course Information on 01924 789111.

Open Events

To see our upcoming Open Events and to sign-up for priority entry, please click here:  https://www.wakefield.ac.uk/college-life/events/

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Subject Area (W) Automotive Studies
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Information last amended: 01 June 2022 11:09

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