In our Industry Excellence Academy for Automotive you’ll take a course that has been co-developed, and is co-delivered, by one of our leading industry partners. You’ll complete either a Level 2 or Level 3 qualification and a placement with an industry employer of at least 15 days.
By the time you complete your time in the Industry Excellence Academy for Automotive you’ll have developed an in-depth knowledge of this sector and gained work experience with industry leaders.
T Level – Maintenance Installation and Repair (Light and Electrical Vehicles) - Industry Excellence Academy
T Level | Level 3 | Openshaw Campus
T Level Foundation Vehicle Fitting Principles - IEA
Level 2 | Openshaw Campus
Vehicle Accident Repair - Multi-Skill sponsored by Tetrosyl - Industry Excellence Academy
Level 2 | Openshaw Campus
Once you’ve completed your journey with us, there are a number of different career options open to you in the automotive sector ranging from Motor Vehicle Technicians, with an average yearly salary of £28,100 a year, to Service Managers who earn on average £34,300 per year.
We aim to bring together industry professionals and our talented students to help secure the best possible future for our students. These partnerships include:
Moffats Motor Accessories is a leading distibutor of quality automotive parts and accessories to garage customers. They offer more than 50,000 part numbers featuring some of the best known brands in the automotive industry.
Tetrosyl Limited is the largest manufacturer and supplier of car care products in Europe and is the UK’s biggest independent oil blender extending its global reach to 100 countries.
Wynn's are specialists in automotive chemicals and offer a range of additives to prevent and solve problems that affect the operation of the engine.
Explore our gallery. From our outstanding facilities to fantastic work placement opportunities, get a taste of what it’s like working in the industry and see what you can expect from studying at The Manchester College.
The support I have received has shown me that I can be successful and has really opened my eyes to the opportunities available to me. I have worked at Torr Garage which I really enjoyed. It was very hands on and practical and I got to work with real customers. I gained so much knowledge from it.
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