IMI offer a variety of options for existing testers, including MOT annual training and assessment for classes 1 and 2 (Motorcycle) and classes 4 and 7 (Light Vehicle). These are all available to complete anywhere via our convenient eLearning platform. Get your free IMI eLearning trial »
If you are a Group B (class 4 or 7) and would like to test class 3 or 5, you will need to complete an additional training course and a demonstration test. Links to the additional training options are below. Once complete you will need to book a demo test direct with DVSA.
Special Notice updates
Special Notice: IMI MOT EU Training Special notice
Special Notice: Annual Assessments 2017/2018
MOT Changes Overview - New MOT inspection manual being introduced from May 20th 2018
IMI 2018-19 MOT Annual Training Proposals
MOT Special Notice 01-18: inspection manual and in-service emission data
MOT Special Notice 07-17: replacement documents and smoke test limits
MOT Special Notice 06-17: DVSA MOT administration restructure
Becoming a Tester
Our MOT qualification offer consists of Tester courses in both Light Vehicle (classes 4 and 7) and Motorcycle (classes 1 and 2) and the Test Centre Management qualification. Current MOT testers are now required to undertake a minimum of 3 hours' annual training, to remain up-to-date with best practice methods. All testers must complete an MOT annual assessment, based on this DVSA specification, to maintain their professional status. We offer a package for MOT testers to complete both their MOT annual training and MOT annual assessment (the MOT tester test).