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Vehicle Parts Competence (VCQ) / Principles (VRQ) Level 2 Diploma (Motor Mechanics) at Doncaster, Rotherham and District Motor Trades GTA Ltd (Doncaster GTA)

Course description

This framework in Vehicle Parts would suit someone who is interested in the technical aspects of motor vehicles, who enjoys talking to customers and who understands the importance of providing high quality customer service. Employers are looking to attract applicants who have a keen interest in working in the Automotive Retail Industry in Vehicle Parts jobs and who have good communication skills, literacy and numeracy skills on which this Apprenticeship will build.


Course content

Intermediate Level Apprentices will train as Parts Operatives, Parts Sales/Telesales Representatives.  Duties and responsibilities may include promoting, selling and delivering automotive parts to motor trade and other customers, achieving sales targets, advising customers on required parts, establishing and maintaining customer relationships, generating new parts sales business and maintaining existing accounts, answering queries about parts operation, generating new business leads and following through to completion, arranging for delivery of parts, developing and maintaining existing contracts with customers.




Entry requirements

Applicants should expect to obtain or have GCSE's at Grade D or above, in English, Mathematics, Technology and a Science. But more importantly they must want to pursue a career in the vehicle repair industry.

Future opportunities

On completion of the Intermediate Apprenticeship, learners are encouraged to undertake the Advanced Apprenticeship to enhance skills further and progress to a higher level both academically and professionally.


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: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Throughout the year
  • Duration: 23 months
  • Course code: 600/0268/2 - 600/0282/7
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    • Doncaster, Rotherham and District Motor Trades GTA Ltd have been trading since 1972 and has grown over the years to become one, if not the largest, Specialist Transport, Logistics, Business Administration and Motor Trade Training Association Centre in South Yorkshire, with Training Centres in Doncaster and Sheffield.