Who is this apprenticeship suitable for?
The Autocare Technician apprenticeship is ideal for anyone who would like a career in the motor vehicle industry. This could be with a main dealer, independent garage or a specialist garage who work on specialist types of vehicle i.e. racing teams and classic cars. Employers are looking for motivated, skilled and fully qualified Motor Technicians to enhance and grow their businesses across the UK.
This apprenticeship is suitable for: Anyone looking for a career in the motor vehicle industry
Level of qualification on completion: Autocare Technician apprenticeship Level 2
End-point assessment organisation: City & Guilds
How long will this apprenticeship take to complete: 24 months apprenticeship + 8 weeks End Point Assessment
Cost: Non-levy employer contribution (5%) - £600
What will you learn on the apprenticeship?
The Level 2 Autocare Technician apprenticeship will prepare you with the knowledge, skills and behaviours needed to inspect and maintain light vehicles within the industry. You will learn to remove, test and replace components and be able to inspect vehicles for faults, as well as carry out routine light vehicle maintenance to a high standard.
Apprentices would typically be based at a garage location; however this can vary from garage to garage depending on the business. As an apprentice, you will develop an understanding of health and safety within the workplace. You will learn to work to strict deadlines and work closely with others within a team. As you develop your repair knowledge you will increase your skills and performance and become a valuable team member.
An Autocare Technician carries out a range of services and repairs to cars, car derived vans and light goods vehicles, working in an ‘Autocare’ or ‘Fast-Fit’ Centre. An Autocare Technician requires a unique combination of technical, retail and customer service skills. You will use a range of tools, measuring and diagnostic equipment to identify and repair simple system faults.
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