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

Subject Area Automotive
Course Type Adult Learning
Qualification Level 2
Start Date August 2020
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IMI MOT Testing Award (Classes 4 and 7) Level 2

This qualification is for individuals who would like to become MOT testers. To be eligible to undertake this qualification in order to be an MOT Tester, you must:

  • have a current and full UK driving licence for the vehicle classes they want to test

  • be a skilled technician with at least four years fulltime employment in the service and repair of the vehicle types to be tested. (Apprentices who have been employed for four years are eligible.)

  • have no unspent convictions for criminal offences connected with the MOT testing scheme or the motor trade, or involving acts of violence or intimidation

  • be ‘of good repute’

  • to become a MOT tester for class 3, 4, 5 or 7 vehicles you must also have appropriate’ Level 3 qualification. This qualification is primarily developed for those individuals who wish to enhance their career by qualifying as an MOT Tester. Achievement of this qualification enables you to apply to undertake the DVSA final observed assessment in order to achieve your Certificate of Competence (CoC), enabling them to become a Nominated Tester.

Before enrolling on this course please contact Kirk Burrows on 01626 365603 or email or Sabrina Finch-Nowell on 01803 540638 or email for availability and dates

Course Details

Entry Requirements
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  • You will be required to have achieved English at Level 2
  • You will be required to have achieved Maths at Level 2
  • You should have a genuine interest in this subject
What will I learn?
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  • Working safely within a vehicle test centre

  • Communicating with colleagues and customers

  • Carrying out pretest checks MOT testing

Course Applications

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LocationNewton Abbot Campus
Dates01/08/2020 - 31/07/2021
TimesVarious - Various

This course costs: £940.00

If you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.

This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable to the course).

You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.

To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.


“I chose to complete these qualifications to progress within my own business and enhance my skills. I have now enrolled on the IMI MOT Test Centre Management Course to advance even further. Developing professionally gives me a sense of security and stability."Tony Rothero

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