Automotive Technician Accreditation (ATA) is a voluntary assessment programme for technicians working in the retail motor industry.
It has the backing of major vehicle manufacturers, independent repair organisations, insurance organisations, Thatcham and IMI, which is the Sector Skills Council for the retail motor industry.
The Automotive Centre at Bridgwater College is a nationally recognised Centre of Excellence. Its state of the art equipped workshops and classrooms offer the candidate the best possible assessment facilities. Assessment staff are industry experienced and the College has been recognised as one of the very few grade one colleges in the country.