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Mechanics Workshops for Women


If you’ve ever wondered what makes your car tick, or longed to know how to complete basic car maintenance yourself, then R.E.A.L. can help!

Over half term, R.E.A.L. Mechanics Tutor, Toni Germany is running a series of one-off, one day women-only courses.

The day will cover: How to safely raise and support a vehicle, how to remove a wheel and change a tyre, tyre inspections, under bonnet fluid checks, pre-journey checks and what may cause an MOT failure.

The course runs each day over half term – Monday 29th October to Friday 2nd November from 10am to 3pm and costs £15 (to be paid on the day). All personal protective equipment clothing will be provided.

The course will take place at R.E.A.L Education, Unit 1, Kings Mill Way, Mansfield, NG18 5ER and women must be over 16 years old.

For more information or to book a place please email – or call 01158 220400.


RAPS Mansfield will became RIS Mansfield on 27th May. The new RIS website will be launching shortly.

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