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MOT Refresher

Course Code: MOTR

Level: 2
Subject area: Engineering, Automotive & Marine
Awarding body: City College Plymouth
Qualification: College Certificate
Course type: Short course
Time of Day: Daytime, Evening
Duration: One day
When you'll study: Thursdays, 6.00pm - 9.00pm

About the course

Are you a qualified MOT tester? You can complete your annual IMI award in MOT training and assessment here at City College Plymouth to maintain your tester status. This course will enable you to complete the requirements of the annual training. You will need to have completed an MOT Tester course in order to undertake this training.

What you'll learn

This course includes the annual training content and mandatory annual assessment to be a qualified MOT tester. You will be able to:

  • understand the requirements of the subjects specified annually by DVSA
  • understand the benefits of annual training
  • complete the annual assessment.
Entry requirements

You will need to be an existing light vehicle (classes 3, 4, 5 and 7) MOT nominated tester who wishes to prepare for and then complete the DVSA MOT annual training and annual assessment.


There will be an online test.

What's next?

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be qualified for a further year to carry out MOT testing work.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2020/21 (August 2020 – July 2021). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2021/22.

If you are aged 16-18, due to Government funding, tuition fees may not be applicable for your course. (Please note: this does not apply to Foundation Degrees or Access to Higher Education courses, and other courses not eligible for public funding.)

Although we’re not yet able to confirm the start date for this course, applications are now welcome, just complete and return an application form.