"Sparsholt has taught me lots about mechanics and enabled me to move towards a career that I really want."Lizzie, Level 2 Vehicle Fitting Principles
Driving Preparation, go-karting and hands-on learning are all on offer at Sparsholt, supported by the latest industry standard equipment and our motor vehicle workshops, opened by formula 1 legends Ross Brawn and Jody Scheckter.Ā
Our talented team of staff are all industry trained and therefore ensure you have the practical knowledge and skills to work in the industry or progress to higher level study.
The department as achieved 100% achievement for every students for the last three years.
Level 1 and 2 fitting principles students take part in a ‘Top Gear Go-karting;’ fastest lap challenge throughout the year. The courses and activities will develop personal and life skills, and include a community project helping local charities.
We are exploring basic electric and hybrid car technology to further improve our students’ employment prospects.
” My passion for motor vehicle began on a Youth Training Scheme in Cyrus in the last 1980s. I spent 18 years in HM Forces as a vehicle Mechanic/ Instructor in the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers. I have taught Mechanical Engineering for 10 years in further education. I am committed to passing on my knowledge and skills to enable students to follow their chosen path.”