This popular course is a must if you have a serious drive to become a professional race mechanic.
The main component of this course is the EAL Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Technology (Motorsport), which includes race car preparation techniques, engine and transmission units, as well as an introduction to the motorsport industry working practices. The course also contains a significant practical element within the study programme. As an integral component of your course, if you do not already have a grade C (grade 4) or above in GCSE maths and English, we will also schedule your timetable to enable you to retake these GCSE qualifications.
You could move onto the Race Technician apprenticeship or full-time Level 3 Race Technician Pre-Apprenticeship course.
Continual assessments of both practical and theory work.
All students will have purchase uniforms at an approximate cost of £300 (costs ccould be subject to change).
Entry is subject to a successful interview.
You need to have considerable passion for motorsport and the desire for a career as a race mechanic.
This course is based at Silverstone.