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Welcome to the IMI, the awarding organisations that specialises in qualifications for the motor industry. IMI offer a wide range of learning opportunities and resources to help you jump-start your career in the motor industry.

Welcome to IMI.

You are here because you are interested in a career in the motor industry.

You can find out about the different job roles, or find out how you can gain the right qualification to get in to the career of your choice.

Or you might already be working in the industry but looking to gain a qualification or move to a different area of skill and expertise.

Whether you want to be a technician or an automotive manager, you’ve come to the right place. And whether you are just starting out or already enrolled on an IMI qualification, we are sure you will find this section useful.

Qualifications are different in different countries.

Though there are some clear stages in education, training and work that are common to most countries.

See how you can compare qualifications across national boundaries. Examples of major qualifications at each level are provided. For more detail of the qualifications in another country, you will need to consult the website given at the head of each column.

You should check these websites for the latest versions.Entry requirements for jobs and courses often vary within a country. This means you will need to check specific requirements with the employer or institution for the job or course that you are interested in.

Starting a new college, course or qualification can be a daunting experience. We have listed a few things which we hope will help you along the way.

  • Becoming an IMI candidate
  • What to expect from your school/college/training provider
  • Getting the most out of your learner experience 
  • Top Ten Tips

AUTOcity is the one-stop-shop for careers information and advice on careers in the Retail Motor Industry. Whether you are an individual looking to start or progress your career, or a teacher or careers advisor who supports others in making their career choices, AUTOcity is the place to start!

Automotive Toolzone

IMI have teamed with Automotive Tool Zone, part of the Apprentice Zone Ltd. Group, to offer all IMI Candidates and Approved Centres an exclusive 10% discount of all their products.