There is currently a shortage of DVSA accredited MOT testers across the UK. Becoming an MOT tester gives you a unique set of skills, allows you to take on more business and makes you stand out from the crowd if you are looking for a new job.
To get started you need to have a Level 3 Automotive Qualification/Accreditation, and approximately 3 – 4 years’ experience working as a technician within a garage to ensure you are familiar with the techniques for vehicle servicing, inspection and system diagnosis. Our assessors have experience in a variety of senior automotive roles and will guide you to perfect your MOT routine in the practical sessions, as well as offer guidance for your online examination.
Once you have this – give us a call on 08007832545 to enrol on our next course.
To enrol on this course you must have:
- A current and full UK Driving Licence in the class of vehicles they wish to test
- 3 – 4 years experience work on a class of vehicles you wish to test
- No ‘unspent’ convictions for criminal offences connected with the MOT Testing Scheme or the motor trade, or involving acts of violence or intimidation
- Good communications skills in English
- 4 days with a dedicated MOT instructor
- Understanding safe working practices in the Vehicle Test Centre
- How to carry out pre-test checks for a statutory periodic roadworthiness test
- How to carry out statutory periodic roadworthiness test
- How to manage own professional development as an MOT tester
- How to maintain good working relationships within the Vehicle Test Centre
- Final examination preparation and support
Level 2 Award in MOT Testing (Course: 3428-02
City and Guilds
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