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MOT Testing (Classes 4 and 7) - Part-time

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Course outline

This course will cover the theory and practical training required to become an MOT tester (classes 4 and 7).

Topics include:

  • safe working practices in the vehicle test centre
  • working relationships within the vehicle test centre
  • managing your own professional development as an MOT tester
  • carrying out pre-test checks for an MOT test
  • carrying out an MOT test

How to enrol onto this course

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London Road

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Tuition fee: £795

No fee reductions available. All students pay the same fee.

Course code: C020785 / Q020786


4 days

Level Other
Entry requirements
  • Hold a current full UK driving license for the vehicle class they want to test.
  • Be a skilled technician with at least 4 years full-time employment in the service and repair of the vehicles types to be tested. Apprentices who have been employed for four years are eligible.
  • Have proof of no unspent convictions for criminal offences connected with the MOT testing scheme or the motor trade, or involving acts of violence or intimidation.
  • A qualification in one of the following:
    • Level 3 Light Vehicle Qualification
    • IMI Accreditation Light Vehicle Inspection
    • IMI Accreditation Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair (Diagnostic Technician)

Assessment includes:

  • a multiple-choice question test
  • a practical assessment

You have to pass both to successfully complete the course.


Successful completion of this qualification allows you to assess light vehicles (classes 4 and 7). This qualification is a requirement for those wishing to attain the DVSA Certificate of Competence for MOT Testers.

Additional information

The following information will need to be emailed to us when enrolling onto the course.

  • Copy of driving licence
  • Candidate check code – to gain this please follow the link
  • Copy of CV
  • Copy of appropriate qualification in the class of vehicle testing.

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