Vocational Tasters / Accredited Training

Groundwork West Midlands

Area’s support can be offered

Sandwell   Dudley   Wolverhampton   Central   Walsall

contact us

Email: Stephen.cook@groundwork.org.uk
Tel: 07973299634

where is it?

Hub, at our premises in Tipton or a local venue.


One-off taster sessions for either vocations or 7 to 25 weeks based on vocation.

Overview of Support offered

We offer bespoke vocational tasters in Motor Mechanics and Horticulture across the Black Country using our own delivery sites. The duration and content is flexible and can be adapted to your needs.

The Diploma covers an Introduction to Vehicle;

  • Engine Lubrication Systems.
  • Engine Cooling Systems.
  • Fuel and Exhaust Systems.
  • Spark Ignition Systems.
  • Electrical Systems.
  • Braking Systems.
  • Transmissions Systems.
  • Steering and Suspension Systems.
  • Wheels and Tyres Systems.
  • Engine Operating Principles.
  • Workshop Bench Skills.
  • Body and Interior Cleaning (principles of).

We also provide accredited training through our City and Guilds Centre, up to level 1 at Award, Certificate or Diploma level for Motor Vehicle Training.

Is this activity linked to;

Increasing confidence   Increasing motivation   Increasing Optimism   Improving employability

Where does this support fit into my journey?

Engagement   This is me   I’m up for it   I’m ready   I’m on my way

Session type

Individual   Group
Minimum No. 6   Maximum No. Any

what Equipment should i bring?


Outcomes expected


  • Increased understanding of Motor-Vehicle or Horticulture.
  • Practical Work Experience.
  • Increased Skills Set.