Automotive - Motorcycle Studies Level 1 Study Programme

Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies

Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code 59464-1
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 1
Course type Full Time


If you are interested in a career in the motorcycle industry, perhaps as a specialist in that field, this study programme will give you an introduction to both its practical and theoretical aspects. You will work in our well-equipped, modern workshop, practising your skills on our stock of motorcycles of different types - scooters, off-road bikes, touring bikes and sports bikes.

Future Career and Earning Potentials: 

Motorcycle Mechanic £13K-£24K

(Source: National Careers Service)

Please Note: Work placement opportunities will be available at all levels. 


What you will study 

This study programme will cover a range of the topics and units at each level, some of which are listed below:

You will study Health & Safety as a mandatory unit plus:  

Level 1 Award or Diploma in Motorcycle Studies 

• Correct use of tools and equipment

• Basic servicing

• Preparation for riding and use

How will it be delivered?

You’ll be assessed continually through practical workshop tasks and compilation of a portfolio of evidence of tasks completed, plus oral and written tests.

Entry requirements

3 GCSEs 9-1

Your next steps...

Further study 

 On successful completion and with the required English and maths grades you can progress through the levels.

Progress to Level 3 may be available and will includes diagnosis and rectification of complex faults, and overhaul of units fitted to motorcycles at Diploma level. Alternatively you may wish to do a level 3 apprenticeship. 

Career Opportunities 

This study programme will assist you if you wish to gain employment in the motorcycle industry.