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Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Pre-Apprenticeship Course/Traineeship at The Growth Company (formerly The Skills Company)

Course description

Being a vehicle mechanic is challenging, hands-on-work, as every vehicle will present a new problem to solve. You will have the ability to work quickly and pay attention to detail as well as having up-to-date knowledge of vehicle developments.

What can we offer?

  • Assessors and trainers with extensive industry experience
  • SkillCentre with state of the art facilities including ramps and diagnostic equipment
  • Free minibus service to the Greater Manchester SkillCentre
  • On-site subsidised canteen and social learning zones

What will you do?

Typical daily activities for apprentices in this sector include:

  • Fixing and maintaining cars and vans
  • Removing and replacing engine components, electrical units and chassis untis
  • Carrying out routine vehicle maintenance

Who could you work for?

We have links with many employers in this sector including Motorsave, Tameside MBC and Belle Vue Coaches.

Course content

Level 2 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair.

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements.

Financial information

You will be paid a training allowance whilst completing your pre-apprenticeship. All training costs are covered by government funding for 16-18 year olds.

Future opportunities

You could progress on to an advanced apprenticeship in just 8 months.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 15 December 2017
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