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Motorsports

Enjoy finding solutions to technical challenges? If you have a passion for racing, get in pole position for a career in motorsports with us.

Have you thought about joining the motorsports industry?

​The motorsports industry has an annual turnover of £9 billion. Over 4,000 companies are part of this industry and nearly 9 out of 10 of them (87%) export their products abroad.

Train at our purpose-built Performance Engineering Centre and you'll get an amazing experience, with its first-class, state of the art workshops and facilities. We will prepare you for success in a career in Motorsports. 

Our programmes give you hands-on, exciting opportunities to learn and practice new skills. You will get to fabricate your own car body parts in our autoclave and workshops, develop your technical drawing skills, get hands-on with TIG and MIG welding and understand the maths and science that goes into high performance racing.

During the course you will get the chance to build and race your own gravity racer - a highlight for many of our learners. Our apprentices have progressed through the engineering and motorsport industry. Many are currently working and travelling the world with well-known racing teams, or working in the engineering industry.

Subjects

  • Motorsports - Kickstart your career in this fast moving industry, learning the skills and expertise needed to succeed in a career in motorsports. 

See Motorsport Courses

Qualifications

Our motorsports programmes are available at Level 2 (equivalent to GCSEs grades A*-C or 9-4) and Level 3 (equivalent to A-levels).

Facilities

By studying and training at our performance engineering centre in Bicester, you will learn in state-of-the-art workshops which offers you the opportunity to have access to the latest equipment.

Industry partnerships

Our motorsports programmes are complimented by industry partnerships with BMW MINI and SKANSA.