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Motor Vehicle Restoration Level 3


This course is ideal for anyone wanting to pursue a career in vehicle restoration industry or classic motorsport.


The programme covers a wide range of topics, alongside strong industry links providing the opportunity of  workshop visits. Students will have access to classic vehicles and specialist equipment to learn the practical elements, supported by experienced staff. The restoration industry is growing in the UK and worth an estimated 5.5bn per year.

The study units include:

• Vehicle body restoration
• Mechanics
• Panel making
• Welding

Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs at grade 4 (old GCSE grade C) or above, to include 2 from English, Maths or Science with at least a grade 3 (old GCSE grade D) in the remaining subject. Alternatively a suitable Level 2 vocational qualification (Merit or above) with English, Maths and Science at Level 2.

Further Study

Potential career pathways include

  • Vehicle restorer
  • Vehicle fabricator
  • Vehicle customiser
  • Classic motorsport technician
  • Workshop Manager
  • Self employed

Askham Bryan College,
Askham Bryan,
YO23 3FR
01904 772277