IMI Level 2 in MOT Testing (Classes 4 and 7)

Course Code: 140ZCAMT

This five day programme includes three days of theory and two days of practical work.

The DVSA / IMI has developed the MOT Tester Award to give you the skills and knowledge you need to perform the MOT Test Routine. After finishing the Programme, a DVSA Vehicle Examiner will observe you in a live environment completing a VT8 Demo MOT Test before you receive your authorisation to carry out MOT tests.
The Award in MOT Testing Class 4 and 7 will never expire. Once you’ve finished and passed the programme, your qualification will be valid for life. However, you’ll need to undertake the annual refresher CPD Programme.
This intensive MOT Tester Course will improve your testing skills to help you become a qualified MOT Tester for classes 4 and 7.
The focus will be on:
•   Working Safely in a Vehicle Test Centre
•   Professional Development, Working Relationships, Pre-Test Checks & The MOT Test
•   Using a mix of theory and practice, we make studying straightforward by applying clear assessments that reflect the requirements of the industry today



The programme will cover all of the legislative requirements of vehicle inspection through practical assessments, class based learning and e learning.
•   Annual test requirements
•   Health and Safety
•   Tools for the job
•   Reasons to refuse to start a test
•   Use of the MOT manual
•   Standards and procedures
•   Documentation
•   Inspection routine
•   Use of a VTS device
•   Brake testing and calculations
•   Next step

Details

Details

  • Venue Highbury Campus

  • Start Date 01/08/2019

  • Tuition Fee i x Tuition Fee Fees may change. See Costs and Payment for details. TBC

    Registration Fee i x Registration Fee Fees may change. See Costs and Payment for details. TBC

  • Start Date 07/09/2020

  • Tuition Fee i x Tuition Fee Fees may change. See Costs and Payment for details. £650

    Registration Fee i x Registration Fee Fees may change. See Costs and Payment for details. £100


The programme is designed for professionals in trade, who wish to become MOT Testers.
One week course broken down into the following: three days of theory and two days of practical. This can be offerd as an evening course, over a number of weeks if the numbers warrant this option.
This is a practical assesment, this will include a online exam which takes 1 hour and 15 minutes to complete. Upon certification you will be required to book a final assesment with a DVSA examiner.
The qualification will gain you The Award in MOT Testing Class 4 and 7. This is an IMI Level 2 qualification.

To be eligible to undertake this qualification a candidates must:
1 Have a current and full UK driving licence for the vehicle classes they want to test
2 Have at least 4 years full-time employment in the service and repair of the vehicle types to be tested. (Apprentices who have been employed for 4 years are eligible.)
3 Have no unspent convictions for criminal offences connected with the MOT testing scheme or the motor trade, or involving acts of violence or intimidation
and be of good repute.
IMI Level 3 MOT Managers programme, this can follow onto a IMI Level 4 Master Technician Qualification.
You can apply by clicking on the ‘apply now’ button below. Alternatively, if you have any questions prior to making your application, please call the admissions team on 02392 383131 and selecting option 3.

Fee guidance

Apprenticeships

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Considerations

  • 19+ Tuition Fee indicates the cost of the core tuition and materials required to complete the qualification. Please note these fees may change for 2017-18.
  • 19+ Registration Fee indicates the cost to register with the awarding body. Please note these fees may change for 2017-18.

For more information, please contact the College on 02392 383 131.

Courses below Level 3

You will usually not be expected to pay a fee if you are:

  • under 19 at the start of the academic year (as of 31st August)
  • aged 19 or over at the start of the academic year (as of 31st August) and are unemployed and in receipt of certain government benefits
  • aged 19–23 at the start of the academic year (as of 31st August) and are applying for a course Level 2 or below and do not already hold a full Level 2 qualification

If you are aged 19 over at the start of the academic year (as of 31st August) and are not in the above categories then you will usually pay the advertised fee.

Courses Level 3 and above

You will usually not be expected to pay a fee if you are:

  • under 19 at the start of the academic year (as of 31st August)
  • aged 19–23 at the start of the academic year (as of 31st August) and do not already hold a Full level 3 qualification

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If you’re 19 or older, you may be able to apply for a loan to help with the costs of a college or training course. The programme must be at Level 3 or Level 4 (such as Access). You won’t have to pay anything back until you’re earning over £21,000 a year.

For more information or to apply please contact 0845 240 2024 or visit www.gov.uk/advanced-learning-loans.

If you’re unsure about taking out a loan and want to seek advice then you’ll have the opportunity to do so. If you want advice on managing your finances, the Money Advice Service, established by the UK government, can offer free, impartial money advice. Visit their website at www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk

Students who are not ordinarily resident in the UK should contact Highbury College to discuss unfunded fees.


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Please note: The College reserves the right to change the fees before the start of the course, such a course of action will only occur in exceptional circumstances.

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Details

  • Venue Highbury Campus

  • Start Date 01/08/2019

  • Tuition Fee i x Tuition Fee Fees may change. See Costs and Payment for details. TBC

    Registration Fee i x Registration Fee Fees may change. See Costs and Payment for details. TBC

  • Start Date 07/09/2020

  • Tuition Fee i x Tuition Fee Fees may change. See Costs and Payment for details. £650

    Registration Fee i x Registration Fee Fees may change. See Costs and Payment for details. £100


Qualification gained

  • Award in MOT Testing (Classes 4 and 7)