About the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI)

Today, the motor industry is worth £150bn a year and employs more than 500,000 people in the UK. Setting and promoting professional standards in the industry is more important than ever and remains core to IMI’s role.

IMI is the professional association for individuals working in the motor industry, and the authoritative source of retail motor industry information, standards and qualifications. IMI plays a vital role in developing and maintaining a skilled, competent and professional workforce, able to keep pace with evolving automotive technologies and rapidly changing markets.

Serving the industry

Whether you’re a student, about to finish school or university and looking for automotive careers information; a technician looking to improve your skills and gain qualifications to fast-track your career, or an ambitious manager keen to develop your business and management skills, IMI is here to help.

Serving the public

And when you’re looking for someone to restore your beloved classic, or you’ve bought a hybrid vehicle and are searching for a specialist technician to maintain it, IMI’s Professional Register is where you’ll find the skilled and trustworthy professionals you need.

If you work in the industry and would like to be part of the Professional Register, join today.

For more details about the IMI please visit: www.theimi.org.uk