Our ambition is to equip more young people in the local area with the right skills to secure jobs in these important industries for the UK economy."
The new site at Stephenson Road, off Progress Road, will provide students with a one stop shop for all their education and training needs in motor mechanics and the construction trades.
Phase one of the development will see the College offer Motor Vehicle courses in Southend for the first time.
The first part of the site, due to open in September 2018, will allow the College to expand provision in this area including new motorcycle, MOT, HGV and PSV courses.
The second phase will involve the College creating dedicated engineering and construction facilities for students.
Courses at the new facility include:
Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Competence Level 2 Diploma
This qualification is an integral part of the IMI SSC Maintenance and Repair Apprenticeship Framework (Heavy Vehicle route). It is ideal if you are keen to build a career in the industry and want to take this qualification as part of your Apprenticeship framework.View course
Motor Vehicle Maintenance Entry Level Diploma
This course is ideal for those wanting to develop their vehicle maintenance skills in order to progress to further study with a view to working in the motor vehicle industry.View course
Transport Maintenance (Motorcycle) Level 1 Certificate
If you own a motorcycle or have a keen interest in the motorcycle industry that may develop to employment in the trade, this course is for you.View course
Opening hours from 10th September (term time)
|Mon & Fri||8am — 5.30pm|
|Tue — Thu||8am — 6.30pm|