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 Motor Vehicle (Automotive)

Gain insight into the automotive trade from mechanical principles and motor sport to specialist areas such as hybrid technology and customer service.

You will work in a simulated working environment with modern motor vehicles, using the latest technology and equipment. You will be taught by experienced and qualified industry lecturers who have links to local and national employers. Your training could lead to roles such as auto repair, customer service, fast fit, after sales, motor sport, the armed forces or progression to degree level courses.

You will have the opportunity to experience educational visits including vehicle manufacturing, automotive repair, national shows and events such as the International Auto Sport Show, Pro-Drive and Santa Pod Raceway.
Simple EARN whilst you LEARN!

Get out into the world of work and gain qualifications relevant to the job and to your future by training through a Motor Vehicle Apprenticeship.

Click here to find out more and view our current vacancies!

Alternatively click on ‘Apprenticeships’ below to read all about the Apprenticeship courses that we have available within Motor Vehicle.

If you are aged between 16-24 years old, with qualifications lower than Level 3, a Traineeships is a great stepping stone that can lead to an Apprenticeship or employment. Click here for more information.
If your son, daughter or ward is currently a Motor Vehicle student at Boston College, and you have a question or query, you can contact Ashok Kumar, Programme Area Manager for Motor Vehicle by emailing

Case studies

Natasha Berg

After studying my A-levels at a local grammar school, I decided to study Motor Vehicle at Boston College because I’ve always had an interest in it, and after gaining a job in a garage it was an ideal step. Read more...

Archie Simms and Robert Rosie

We both chose an Apprenticeship as we want to learn a trade but earn a wage at the same time. Read more...

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New Principal for Boston College

Following the retirement of Principal Amanda Mosek, Boston College has announced the appointment of Jo Maher, new Principal and Chief Executive, who joins the team from Reaseheath College in Cheshire where she was Assistant Principal.


Career Corner

  • Vehicle Technician
  • Auto Electrician
  • Mechanical Technician
  • Body Repair Technician
  • Mechanic
  • Service Advisor
  • Roadside Assistant
  • Automotive Design Engineer