Motor Vehicle student kneeling working on college race car with lecturer

Level 3 Extended Diploma in Vehicle Technology (Motorsport)

  • CODE
    Full time
    2 Years
    Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
  • Free tuition for students under 19 on 31 August prior to start date
  • Advanced Learner Loans available to students aged 19 or over
Get the right qualifications and experience to work in the Motorsport or vehicle repair and maintenance sector.

Our specialist staff will support you as you work in the realistic workplace setting of our workshops. This course includes Motorsport specific units, and project work on our own race car, both in the workshop and as support at race events.

• Fault diagnosis and repair
• Vehicle science and mathematics
• Engine technology
• Electronic systems
• Motorsport vehicle preparation

You will be assessed by practical and written tasks. Supported work experience is arranged with your tutor.

This is a great springboard on to a university degree in an appropriate vocational discipline, or employment.
Advanced Learner Loan


You will need five GCSEs at grade A*-C/9-5, including English and maths at grade 5. Science is also preferred.

Initial assessments will be conducted. You should have an enthusiasm for Motorsport and a desire for a career in the industry.