IMI - Award in MOT Testing (Class 4 and 7) - Level 2
This course is for people aged 19 or over
Faculty of Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
Level Location Start Date End Date Day Time Fee Reduced Ask Apply
Level 2 Exeter College Technology Centre Please see below Please see below Mon-Fri Variable £675 None

What is it like to study this course and how will I be assessed?

The course consists of a total of 5 days. 3 days of theory, one day practice, and one day assessment in preparation for DVSA authorisation. On completion of the 3 days of theory you will be required to pass an online assessment, the practical demonstration will be assessed on the fifth day, both elements need to be passed for progression onto the DVSA test in the workplace. Training is delivered via our trainers who are all current live MOT testers in industry.

Dates are as follows:

10/09/2018 to 14/09/2018 - Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:30
15/10/2018 to 19/10/2018 - Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:30
29/10/2018 to 02/11/2018 - Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:30
12/11/2018 to 16/11/2018 - Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:30
03/12/2018 to 07/12/2018 - Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:30
07/01/2019 to 11/01/2019 - Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:30
28/01/2019 to 01/02/2019 - Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:30
18/02/2019 to 22/02/2019 - Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:30
04/03/2019 to 08/03/2019 - Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:30
18/03/2019 to 22/03/2019 - Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:30
08/04/2019 to 12/04/2019 - Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:30
13/05/2019 to 17/05/2019 - Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:30
20/05/2019 to 24/05/2019 - Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:30
10/06/2019 to 14/06/2019 - Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:30
24/06/2019 to 28/06/2019 - Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:30
01/07/2019 to 05/07/2019 - Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:30

What topics will I study?

The content covers health and safety, legal requirements and underpinning knowledge of vehicle systems to include braking, steering and suspension, vehicle electrics and engine emissions.

What are the entry requirements?

This course is for people who hold a Level 3 light vehicle technical qualification and have 4 years’ experience in the motor vehicle industry. Please contact trainingEAA@exe-coll.ac.uk to ensure that your qualifications meet requirements.

Please complete the IMI registration form as well as the college enrolment form (using the apply button above).

For further information on entry criteria please click here.

What facilities are there?

A live MOT test bay provides a realistic working environment, up to date PC access and modern resources relevant to industry. All of our trainers are current live MOT testers. 

Parking is available at the Technology Centre and FREE to MOT candidates. 

What can the course lead on to?

This course provides the entry point to full authorisation to carry out MOT testing.

We also offer MOT annual training, please click here for more information.

Are there any additional costs?

None


It is important that you apply and pay for your course at least one week before the course starts to ensure that you will have access to all the facilities and resources in your first week.
Please be aware that there are no car parking facilities at Exeter College city centre sites, but public car parks are available across the city.

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