Getting Ready to study Motor Vehicle Services at College

The ‘Getting Ready’ list below gives you resources and activities you can do to get ready for when your course starts at College in September. We have picked resources and activities you can access online and we have some suggestions of other resources in the ‘Going Further’ section too.

Getting Ready to study Motor Vehicle Services

Resources for Year 11 learners who want to attend automotive training in 2021/22: https://www.theimi.org.uk/news/free-resource-students-considering-automotive-career

Resource for students considering an automotive career, this website is provided by our awarding organisation (IMI: The Institute of the Motor Industry): http://www.autocity.org.uk/

IMI Autocity is the one-stop shop for impartial careers information and advice on careers in the Retail Motor Industry. Students and teachers are able to navigate this site for information relating to training provided by Colchester Institute Motor Vehicle training, Light Vehicle and Accident Repair.

How Stuff Works – a fun site which has practical automotive quizzes to take: https://play.howstuffworks.com/quiz/can-you-answer-these-questions-an-auto-mechanic-should-know

Going Further to study Motor Vehicle Services

IMI Level 1 Award in Vehicle Accident Repair
IMI Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Accident Repair Paint Principles (VRQ)
IMI Level 1 Certificate in Transport Maintenance
IMIAL Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Inspection (VRQ)
IMI Level 2 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles (VRQ)