MOT Tester

L3 Level 3
Part Time
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City Centre Campus, Cardiff
This course is available at other locations or at different start dates/levels.

About this course

Our MOT Tester course in Light Vehicles is specifically aimed towards mechanics wishing to become MOT testers for classes 4 & 7. Successful completion of this qualification will enable mechanics to apply to undertake the DVSA final observed assessment, in order to achieve their Certificate of Competence, which will enable them to become a nominated tester. Based at our City Centre campus in Cardiff, this programme will include content that has been designed to reflect the National Occupational Standards for MOT testers.

If you require any further information please contact the course tutor on - 02920 406505.

What you will study

This course covers the following topics:

  • Working Safely within a Vehicle Centre
  • Communicating with Colleagues and Customers
  • Managing and Maintaining own CPD
  • Carrying out pre-test checks
  • Carrying out an MOT test

Assessments are carried out via online tests and practical assessments.

Entry requirements

4 years relevant experience in the motor vehicle industry. A driving licence with no points relating to serious motor vehicle sanctions. A level 3 qualification or equivalent.

Key information

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Part Time

30 hours per week


City Centre Campus, Cardiff
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Course code



IMI Level 2 Award in MOT Testing (classe

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City Centre Campus, Cardiff
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

Automotive Centre,
City Centre Campus,
Dumballs Road,
CF10 5FE