The trades industry is made up of a collection of fields relying on skilled craftspeople, including construction workers, electricians, carpenters, plumbers, and mechanics. These are all very service-oriented industries, where you often need to go above and beyond to make an impression on your customers.The Automotive Industry covers every role from a vehicle leaving the production line to the moment it gets scrapped. There are 150+ job roles available in the Retail Automotive Industry. Industry subsectors: body repair, fast fit, motorcycle, light vehicle, heavy vehicle, leasing & renting, mobile and specialist. In this project you will investigate some of the careers in this field and work on a sustainable vision of Formula 1.

  1. Introductory Sessions (2hrs)
    Driving Question: How is technology used in motor maintenance?
    Part 1: What technologies are used?
    Part 2: Practical
  2. Project (20hrs)
    Project Brief
    Driving Question: How can Formula 1 become more sustainable?

Immersion Event: Hydrogen Fuel Cells vs Electric Cars
Net Zero in F1
-Hydrogen Cars with Toyota

Toyota Mirai review: the hydrogen car that ‘urinates’

Part 1: A deeper look into Trades and Motor and the roles available
TASK: Create a report on the jobs available in the sector
-Introductory Slides
-Meet the Job videos:
-Here are a couple of very helpful websites to research careers in the sector:

Part 2a: The Sustainable Design of Formula 1 Vehicles
TASK: Design a car that uses sustainable technology
Sustainable Motor Example

Part 2b: The Sustainable Infrastructure of Formula 1 Teams
TASK: SWOT Analysis of current Formula 1 Teams
SWOT Analysis – What is SWOT? Definition, Examples and How to Do a SWOT Analysis


Part 2c: Sustainable Formula 1 Calendar
TASK: Create a more sustainable calendar of events
-Current Calendar

Part 3a: The Marketing Strategy
TASK: Create a marketing strategy
-Marketing Strategy Guidelines

Part 4: Presentation
TASK: Present your patient journey

Final Evaluation

Where next

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