Formerly City College Brighton and Hove and Northbrook College

Motor vehicle for 16-19 year olds (Shoreham)

Study motor vehicle at Northbrook MET

Our motor vehicle department is one of the highest achieving in the country, so if you’re interested in how cars work and would like a career as a mechanic, Northbrook MET offers a friendly, supportive and highly professional environment with a range of courses that cover the technical needs of today’s motor vehicle repair industry.

You'll be based at Northbrook MET Shoreham Campus right by Shoreham Airport, where our dedicated automotive engineering facility has the latest high tech diagnostic equipment, as well as a range of vehicles for students to work on. 

We have excellent industry contacts which mean that we can advise you on employment opportunities and we are very proud that so many of our students go onto develop successful careers in the automotive industry. 

If you want to find out more about studying a motor vehicle at the MET, you can download our guide to construction, engineering and trades courses here.


Available courses

  • Motor Vehicle Maintenance - Level 1 Certificate/Diploma

    Students will learn about the functions of the complex systems within today’s vehicles, developing their hand and diagnostic skills. You will learn how these systems integrate with each other to operate to the manufacturer’s specification.

    • Course type: 16+ college (full-time)
    • Duration: 1 Year
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  • Motor Vehicle Maintenance - Level 2 Diploma

    Learn about the functions of the complex systems within today’s vehicles and how these systems integrate with each other.

    • Course type: 16+ college (full-time)
    • Duration: 1 Year
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  • Motor Vehicle Maintenance - Level 3 Diploma

    Gain the diagnosis skills needed to rectify problems and become a qualified technician.

    • Course type: 16+ college (full-time)
    • Duration: 1 Year
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  • Motorsport Engineering - Level 2 Extended Diploma

    This course will prepare you for roles in engineering, design, production, testing and management in the exciting world of motorsport.

    • Course type: 16+ college (full-time)
    • Duration: 1 Year
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  • Motorsport Engineering - Level 3 Extended Diploma

    This course will prepare you for roles in engineering, design, production, testing and management in the exciting world of motorsport.

    • Course type: 16+ college (full-time)
    • Duration: 1 Year
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Motor vehicle maintenance workshop - Shoreham Airport Campus - 360 tour

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