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Motorcycle Maintenance Diploma

The automotive industry offers many different opportunities and career paths. If you have a passion for motorbikes, then specialising in motorcycle maintenance could be a great way to get into the industry – plus, it means you’ll get to do something you love, working with bikes day in, day out.

If you haven’t got any previous experience of mechanics or working with bikes, then this Level 1 course is the perfect place to start. It’s your first introduction to the automotive industry, where you’ll develop the essential skills you need as well as increasing your knowledge of motorcycles: how they’re built, the tools you need to work on them, and how to maintain them.

Being a motorcycle mechanic or technician is a hands-on job, so there’s plenty of practical work during this course. You’ll be working in our specialist workshop facilities, learning from professionals who have years of experience in the industry.

Upon completion, you could progress to the Level 2 Diploma, or consider employment.

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“Colin has spent 25 years working in the motorcycle industry starting his career as an apprentice working right through to owning his own motorcycle dealership and has a broad range of knowledge both from experience in the workshops and a wealth of manufacturer training. He came to South Devon College with a strong desire to share his knowledge and teach the next generation the skills and knowledge needed to start a lifelong career in this sector.”Colin Price

Paignton Campus – Vantage Point

This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus. 

Our inspirational Paignton Campus provides the very best learning environment, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.

South Devon College,
Long Road,
Paignton,
TQ4 7EJ

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We have courses to suit everyone so if you haven’t found exactly what you’re looking for yet, we recommend you take a look at the following courses. We’ve selected these for you based on your interests.

Level 2 Motorcycle Maintenance Diploma

Level 3 Motorcycle Maintenance Diploma

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