Motor Vehicle Technology Centre at Parkway

The Motor Vehicle Technology Centre at Parkway (also known as the DAF centre) provides specialist facilities for motor vehicle students.

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At Parkway is our Motor Vehicle Technology Centre. The centre has top-of-the-range facilities including heavy and light vehicle workshops, body repair and finishing workshops, electronic engine testing and diagnostic equipment and computer-aided simulation rigs.

Motor vehicle facilities

The centre’s specialist motor vehicle equipment will give you experience working with the latest technology. This will help you develop hands-on skills and experience.

The workshops are equipped with industry-standard equipment.

Workshops include:

  • Body and paint workshop
  • Fabrication and welding workshop
  • Heavy vehicle workshop
  • Light vehicle workshop
  • Motorcycle workshop

Plus: food hall, free WiFi, Study Centre, Study Plus, prayer room, student common room and Student Services.


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Getting to the Motor Vehicle Technology Centre at Parkway

Motor Vehicle Technology Centre Gate, 1 New Rd, Stoke Gifford, Bristol BS34 8SF, UK

Motor Vehicle Technology Centre, Gate, 1 New Rd, Stoke Gifford, Bristol, BS34 8SF.

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The Motor Vehicle Technology Centre at Parkway is situated off New Road next to Abbeywood Community School. You will find our Advanced Engineering Centre approximately 300 yards from our Motor Vehicle Technology Centre.

By car

The Advanced Engineering Centre at Parkway has free parking for visitors, students and staff, including disabled parking and designated car-share spaces.

By bike/scooter

Secure lockers and bicycle anchor points are available at the centre.

Please note that e-scooters are not permitted at any of our Centres. If you are travelling to College by e-scooter you must ensure that it is left in a designated area before you come on site.

By bus

The centre is served by several bus routes, please use the Plan your Journey website for the latest services.

Opening times

Motor Vehicle Technology Centre at Parkway opening times

Term timeMonday – Thursday

Half terms and holidaysMonday – Thursday
08:30 -16:30


Term dates and opening hours

Get in touch

Phone: 0117 312 5000

You can also contact the College through online chat or using our online contact form.

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