Fee Information

Fees indicated are based on the current academic year (2018/19) and are subject to change next year.

For students under 19

Our courses & apprenticeships are usually free if you are 18 or under on the 31st of August 2019. Some courses have additional fees for things like materials and travel, which you will need to pay at the start of your course. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support for these costs.

For students aged 19 or over

If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees. Some courses may be free, depending on your circumstances. Certain Level 3 & 4 courses require you to pay the fee in full or take out an Advanced Learning Loan to pay for your course. Please see our guide to fees for more information.

International Students

Students from outside the EU/EEA need to pay the full international fee for their course. Please note, West London College does not offer Tier 4 Visa Sponsorship for students to study in the United Kingdom.


About this course

This is a starter course for the budding motor mechanics of tomorrow, it covers all the following areas:

  • Health & Safety
  • Vehicle systems components and operation introduction to how they work
  • Routine Vehicle Checks
  • Basic Vehicle Valeting And more
Entry Requirements

Functional skills maths and English You will be required to attend a College interview and complete an assessment test. A recent reference.

Assessment Method

Completion of e-portfolio as well as on-line testing and workshop assessments.

Progression Opportunities

Some learners continued to study and progressed on to Motor Vehicle Servicing & Repair Level 1 to improve their prospects of employment in the motor industry or sought a training place in the motor industry.

Study Methods

Workshops at Acton/Southall campus.

You will learn in dedicated classrooms and fully equipped workshops, supported by fully trained motor vehicle engineers.

The course is over three days, which includes obtaining the required functional level and the completion of a PSD award.


We look forward to welcoming you to Ealing, Hammersmith and West London's College. We are enrolling now. Come along to the College to enrol directly. See our enrolment dates and times.