Markeaton Street Workshops

The workshops at Markeaton Street include a motorsport workshop, mechanical and manufacturing engineering workshop, wood workshop, metal workshop and crafts workshop.

The Markeaton Street workshops are used for subject areas such as Civil Engineering and ConstructionMechanical and Manufacturing EngineeringMotorsport Engineering and Product Design.

  • Motorsport workshop: Also has classroom and computer lab. We have a great relationship with Toyota, which is are based in Derby and has given the motorsport team a number of engines to work on. The workshop has numerous vehicles for students to work on, including Daytona Motorcycles. 
  • Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering workshop: Some motorsport student also use this to make their own engine parts. 
  • Wood workshop: Used across courses including applied arts, fine art, product design, architecture for model making. 
  • Metal workshop: Used across courses including applied arts, fine art, product design, architecture for model making. 
  • Crafts workshop: For a range of materials, including, wood, plastic. It also has a separate welding bay. Used by crafts students, product design students as well as others.