Automotive & Engineering

You will hone essential industry skills within our centres for construction and engineering.

You will hone essential industry skills within the Seaton (Truro College) or Gwenvor (Penwith College) buildings, our centres for construction and engineering.

Purpose-built workshops and classrooms provide the resources to develop the knowledge needed for a successful career. You will benefit from the College's promotion of excellence in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) through development and experiences.

Away from the College, you will experience a variety of educational trips to see the pinnacle of technology and engineering such as; visiting Silverstone for Formula 1, exploring the combination of creativity and production at Disneyland Paris and visiting commercial and industrial facilities to aid comprehension of the breadth of the industry.

Take a look at the subjects we have to offer below, watch videos from our staff and download course information for the courses you're interested in.

We also offer Apprenticeships in this area

We also offer University level courses in this area

Automotive Engineering courses
at Truro College (16-18)

A Level Electronics
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Level 2 Diploma Engineering
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Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering
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Level 2 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
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Level 3 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
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Level 1 Diploma in Transport Maintenance
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Level 3 Apprenticeship Motor Vehicle Service & Repair Maintenance Technician - Light Vehicle
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Automotive Engineering courses
at Penwith College (16-18)

Level 1 Diploma Transport Maintenance
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Level 2 Diploma Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repair
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Level 3 Diploma Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repair
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Level 3 Apprenticeship Motor Vehicle Service & Repair Maintenance Technician - Light Vehicle
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Why choose Automotive & Engineering?

1. Develop skills and knowledge that are in demand both locally and nationally

2. Study in outstanding facilities providing the best possible experience

3. Lean from staff with industry experience who know how to help you succeed

Choose Automotive and Engineering for careers in:

  • Aeronautical Engineering
  • Automotive Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Fabrication & Welding
  • Vehicle Service & Maintenance
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Production Engineering
  • Electronic Control Systems Design
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Motor Vehicle Retail
  • Vehicle Diagnostic & Fault Finding