Motorsport Engineer Courses

Career Accelerator Programs

Jumpstart your career! Motorsport Engineer’s career accelerator programs are intensive, live courses designed to grow your skills and give you the information needed to boost your CV with industry-relevant skills.

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Our CAD Design Career Accelerator Program (CAD CAP) is specifically designed to teach and develop CAD Design capabilities with CATIA 3DExperience. Through this live course, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of how CAD plays a crucial role in the design, development, and optimisation of race cars, giving you a competitive edge in this fast-paced industry.

Our Aerodynamics Career Accelerator Program (Aero CAP) will provide you with a comprehensive understanding of principles, theories, and applications of aerodynamics in Formula 1 racing. In this live course, you’ll be creating aerodynamic designs, running them in CFD doing post-processing of the CFD results, and iterating designs to improve aero performance.

Featuring Bramble CFD and CATIA 3DX

The Race Engineering Career Accelerator Program offers a comprehensive exploration of the science and technology that propels Formula 1 cars to victory.

Discover the intricacies of aerodynamics, vehicle dynamics, tyre sequence selection, and data analysis techniques that shape modern F1 racing. 

Self-Paced Courses

Learn at your own speed – Motorsport Engineer’s self-paced courses are designed to be completed at your convenience, from wherever you are! Watch and re-watch lessons, complete assignments & quizzes, and interact with your instructor at the pace that best fits your schedule.

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This introductory course will provide you with a taste of what the industry is like, what are the main championships and their characteristics, the skills needed to work in this fiercely challenging industry, and the common paths to achieving a successful career in Formula 1.

Numerical Methods in CFD is designed to help you use and understand the equations, principles, and algorithms used to simulate fluid flows in high-speed racing teams. From fundamental principles to advanced methodologies, this practical course equips you with the skills to solve complex CFD problems in motorsport! 

Uncover the pivotal role played by Strategy Engineers in achieving peak performance for racing teams. This course is a hands-on workshop for how decision-making happens on and off the track.

In this course, you’ll see the dynamic world of Tyre Performance Engineering! Designed to provide you with a deep understanding of the key principles, technologies, and strategies behind optimizing the performance and safety of racing tyres, you’ll learn about working as a tyre engineer.

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Explore various aspects of programme management, including planning, scheduling, resource allocation, risk management, and stakeholder communication, with a specific focus on how these concepts relate to the dynamic and high-pressure environment of Formula 1.

This course offers a comprehensive journey into the strategic and technical aspects of  Le Mans Prototype (LMP) race engineering, where innovation meets high-speed competition. Uncover the secrets behind engineering winning strategies for high-performance machines!

Explore the cutting-edge world of Formula 1 Research and Development in this self-paced course. Delve into the technological innovations that drive the fastest racing machines on the planet. Uncover the principles of aerodynamics, materials science, and advanced simulations utilized to optimize performance and enhance safety. 

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This course provides valuable insight into the role of an Aero Designer within F1, exploring the responsibilities and key performance considerations for the all-important Aero development at the pinnacle of motorsport and his crucial role in the production process.

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This course covers what CAD design is and why it is critical for developing a Formula 1 race car. You will learn about the parts of the job that are not commonly discussed, along with exploring the design considerations for complex parts. You will also receive industry-level guidance when getting hands-on with the design of a bodywork surface using industry-leading CAD package CATIA V5.

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This course provides valuable insight into the role of a Composite Design Engineer within F1, exploring the responsibilities and key considerations for the development of a world-class race car.

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This course provides a detailed overview of vehicle dynamics theory, and its subsequent application through dynamical system models built using MATLAB/Simulink. An extensive selection of case-studies have been explored, covering the full range of responses; tyre dynamics, lateral dynamics, longitudinal dynamics, vertical/ride dynamics, and suspension considerations.

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This course provides a deep dive into the main tasks of a Performance Engineer in the setting of Formula 1 team, covering systems, metrics, simulation, and activities occurring prior to, during, and after race events.

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Testing a car on the track is one of the final stages of race car development. Track aerodynamicists are key players in executing aerodynamic tests and collecting aero data to improve car performance. This course provides a deep insight into track aero tests and the toolset required.

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This course provides insight into Data Engineering in Formula 3, exploring the great variation and scope within the role; whilst giving guidance on how to tackle several challenges brought about by what is a very diverse and important position for any trackside operation. Data is a great way in which engineers can join the Motorsport ladder.

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Deep dive on the main tasks that an engineer undertakes in an F1: understanding the vehicle model, simulation methodology and correlation, use of the 7-post shaker rig and KC rig, as well as the development of the time simulation tools for suspension performance.

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Insight into trackside engineering, exploring the many unique aspects of the series, and giving guidance on how to tackle several challenges brought about by the world’s first all-electric single-seater championship.  Performance Engineering and Race Strategy, exploring the specific elements that are unique to Formula E.

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In this course, you learn how Lap-Time Simulation software can be used effectively to ensure that you extract as much performance as possible. Using a combination of ChassisSim and MoTeC, you will have the opportunity to learn about the key concepts used when preparing for a race.

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This course draws on real-life business examples to illustrate the enormous brand-building potential of sport and in particular, Formula 1. Explore the crossover of engineering and marketing, review past partnerships and success stories, as well as look ahead to e-sports. The course draws on a wide variety of sources and leverages extensive industry experience from the instructor to produce a concise and engaging learning opportunity.
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Aerodynamics are the source of up to 80% of lap time performance in a race car. As a result, it is a critical aspect of modern vehicle design techniques required to undergo a full aerodynamic development loop from design conception to results analysis.

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Find answers to frequently-asked questions about Self-Paced courses here!

Every course page has a section called “This course is for you if…”, detailing who the course is designed for. You can also enrol in the free preview of the course at no cost to see the first lessons and get an idea of the topic and level of the course.

If you have questions about a specific course, or would like course recommendations, please get in touch with us at and we will be happy to provide further guidance.

Software required is included upon course acquisition unless otherwise specified. Please check the course page you are interested in for more information.

If you have questions about software, please contact us.

Every course page has a section describing the syllabus and a downloadable course curriculum.

Courses include lectures and assignments, as well as other features depending on the course.

The estimated time needed to complete each course is listed on the course page. Motorsport Engineer’s self-paced courses come with lifetime access and can be completed at your own pace.

Yes! A personalised certificate with your name and course title will be provided once you have successfully completed the course.

Course certificates are a great way to show you have learnt from industry experts and allow you to differentiate yourself from other engineers in the sector.

Once you enrol in a course, you will have lifetime digital access to the course content! 

We are happy to offer reduced student pricing on any course or course package with verification of active student status. Please send an email to for more information.

If you are part of a group of people interested in enrolling in one or more courses, please contact us at

Networking is key in any industry, and motorsport is no different. For this reason, our courses include the option to submit questions and interact directly with our instructors who are professionals in the industry.

Keep in mind that asking interesting questions will help you stand out!

Job hunting can be a stressful process filled with uncertainty. To help with the process, Motorsport Engineer offers a CV review process based on years of experience working in Formula 1 and other motorsport categories and recruiting the best talent for some of the most well-known companies and teams in the industry.

This is a personalised, bespoke service offered on a case-by-case basis. If you are interested in our CV review service, please send an email to for more information.

This is one of the most common questions we receive!

While there is no single answer to this question, here are some general tips that you can implement to help you towards your goal:

1. Complete our free Introductory Course. It will give you a general idea of the motorsport industry and some of the steps you might want to take to help you in your journey.
2. Read our blog! We share lots of advice and insights there – a great place to start is the article “5 Things Every Aspiring Formula 1 Engineer Should Know.
3. Once you have decided on a role you are interested in pursuing, read job adverts to identify the skills you will need to be a competitive candidate. If you want more insight into roles in the industry, check out our courses to see if any of them are right for you! 
4. Feel free to contact us at if you have more questions or if you require further assistance.

Motorsport Engineer is dedicated to your success! We offer a 100% money-back guarantee for our courses as outlined in our refund policy.

If you are a professional in the motorsport industry and want to develop a course with us, please get in touch at!

If you’re a student looking for a course on a specific topic, we would also love to hear from you.

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