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Race Technician Apprenticeship (Level 2)

Why study this course?

An apprenticeship is a great way to earn while you learn, working as part of a race team. You will be travelling extensively with a race team and working hands-on in the pit lane, gaining practical experience in all aspects of motorsport.

What will I study?

An apprenticeship is a great way to earn while you learn, working as part of a race team. You will be travelling extensively with a race team and working hands-on in the pit lane, gaining practical experience in all aspects of motorsport. You will gain experience of stripping and rebuilding a motorsport vehicle, and inspecting motorsport vehicles during events. The job of a Race Technician requires dedication and involves a lot of travelling and long work hours

What will I be able to do after I complete this course?

After completing the Level 2 Race Technician Apprenticeship, you can progress onto the Level 3 Advanced Motorsport Race Technician Apprenticeship.

How will I be assessed?

An assessor will regularly visit you in your workplace to observe you at work and to assess evidence of work that you have completed.

Are there any additional costs?

If you are aged 16-18 years old on 31 August 2021, a British or European Union resident, live in England and looking to study at Level 2 and Level 3, the tuition fees and any exam registration fees are FREE.

If you are aged 19 years or older 31 August 2021, a British or European Union resident, live in England and looking to study a full-time Level 2 qualification, the tuition fees and any exam registration fees will be FREE. (Please note: there are some postcode exemptions for funding our Student Recruitment Team will be able to confirm this). For level 3 qualifications, you will need to pay full tuition fees (or apply for an advanced learner loan if you reside in England and are eligible).

All students will have to purchase uniforms at an approximate cost of £300 (subject to change).

Is there anything else I need to know when considering this course?

The job of a race technician requires 100% dedication, and involves a lot of travelling and long work hours.

To apply online, select the 'Apply' button. You will need to register an account and then you can follow the instructions on screen.

What qualifications will I gain?

- Engineering Technology (Motorsport) EAL Level 2 Diploma - Performing Engineering Operations (Race Technician) EAL Level 2 NVQ Diploma - English and maths qualifications if required.