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Course Code: SFVEN191

Course Level: Level 3

Study Mode: Full-Time

Course Type: Vocational Courses

Course overview

Live life in the fast lane. Our Motorsports course offers a thrilling journey into the world of high-performance racing. Explore the principles of engineering applied specifically to Motorsports, covering topics such as vehicle dynamics, aerodynamics, and engine performance. Gain practical skills through hands-on projects preparing you for a career in the fast-paced and dynamic Motorsports industry. 

Fancy a career in the fast lane? If working with cars gets you all revved up our courses are guaranteed to drive you wild. 

A career in the automotive sector could span anything from being a roadside technician to HGV mechanic or body work expert and you’ll get the hands-on skills needed to find yourself in the fast-lane to success.

Taught in our £23million Skills and Innovation Centre, equipped with leading edge technology and state-of-the-art equipment for engineering and motor vehicle facilities, you will study 18 subjects to give you the grounding in the basics of Engineering, with specialist knowledge in Motorsports Engineering Technology.

This technical course will cover a broad range of Engineering disciplines including Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, CAD, Vehicle Suspension, Steering and Braking systems, Hybrid and Electric Vehicle systems, Vehicle Science and mathematics and Electrical and Electronic systems for Vehicle technology.

Applicants must have five GCSE at 4 or above, this will include maths and English.

You will complete a range of projects, assignments, presentations and practical activities. These will be assessed throughout the course.

For more information contact Alice maud on 01785 275535 who will direct you to the Curriculum Leader for Engineering Adam Edwards.

You will be well prepared to progress onto Higher Education to study a degree in Engineering or Automotive Engineering and Motor sports Engineering.

If you prefer to move into Employment, you will be well placed to join an engineering automotive design or manufacturing company, or work in the motor sports and automotive sectors of industry.

This course is free for anyone aged 16 – 18. If you are outside this age group, please contact Charlotte Robertson on 01782 254141 or email

College Maintenance Allowance (CMA): Anyone with a household income under £26,000 can receive up to £20 per week financial support to help pay for travel and meals and meet the costs of essential trips, books, stationery and equipment. The payments will be subject to full attendance on your course. A range of other financial support is available, depending on your personal circumstances. For more details visit


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