In your college classes you will gain all of the skills necessary to start work as a Mechanic. You will be trained by the lecturers in SERC's excellent facilities thus ensuring that you are skilled for the workplace.
You will also spend 1 or 2 days a week in a work placement where you will improve your Motor Vehicle skills. Your placement will be arranged by your Training Support Officer (TSO).
While on work placement you will have a mentor from the company who will guide and help you with any problems you might be having. You will also have visits from college members of staff which will help you settle into your course of study and work placement.
You will complete a project which is linked to your Motor Vehicle placement and this will also prepare you for employment.
You will take a range of short courses which will help you complete application forms, prepare for interviews, develop your social skills and work as part of a team. Certificates will be given for all of these short courses.