Why should I join MechaniX?

Do you have an interest in cars or engineering? MechaniX is for you!

What will you learn?

MechaniX will teach you how to undertake repairs and servicing on cars, in a safe environment.

How does it work?

Courses are hosted by organisations willing to give their time and workshop space to enable you to undertake the course. A vehicle will be available for you to work on with a mechanic and support staff. The vehicles will usually require repairs which, along with the mechanic and support staff learners will fix using appropriate information and tools. The course teaches how to repair faults and how to use tools effectively. Courses usually run for two evenings a week, for a total of 60 hours.

What does it provide?

By completing the course you will gain an entry level qualifcation, which you will be able to use to demonstrate learning to employers or educational establishments.


The course we use is provided by the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) and is recognised by workplaces and education establishments.