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One of the best things about an Apprenticeship in Heavy Vehicle maintenance is that you get to work under the supervision of experts in an automotive environment straight away. You get to experience:

  • Work in a professional garage environment
  • Learn from expert technicians
  • Continually gain practical skills and experience
  • Earn while you learn

 

When you successfully complete your Heavy Vehicle Apprenticeship, you will qualify with a Level 2 Diploma in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair. You will also have functional skills, solid references, some great colleagues and positive experiences behind you.

An Apprenticeship really is what you make it and at Paragon Skills we are here to ensure that you get the most from it.

Diploma Heavy Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Level 2

18-24 months

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What you can expect

An Apprenticeship is a valuable doorway of opportunity for learners and employees to progress in their industry. The Automotive sector covers independent garages, workshops, dealerships and specialist repair shops. 

These qualifications are designed for learners who want to develop a career as a service technician, learning how to diagnose, test and repair a range of heavy vehicles, trailers, motorcycles, caravans and motorhomes.

A Heavy Vehicle Maintenance & Repairs Intermediate Level Apprenticeship is an investment in the skills you need to succeed in the Heavy Goods Industry. These skills include:

  • Excellent practical skills
  • The ability to work quickly with attention to detail
  • The ability to work without supervision
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  • A reasonable level of fitness and normal colour vision

 

The exact details of your job depend on your specific employer, but typically you can expect to work between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday – but these hours may differ depending on your chosen employer. 

The duties of a heavy vehicle service technician may include:

  • Servicing vehicles – carrying out checks and maintenance according to the manufacturer’s guidelines
  • Repairing and replacing faulty parts and components
  • Advising the Service Receptionists about required repairs
  • Producing time estimates
  • Maintaining repair and service records

 

You’ll also learn:

  • Ordering new parts
  • Maintaining current heavy vehicle records
  • Health and safety in the workplace
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Your pathway to success

Once your Apprenticeship is completed, you could progress to the Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance & Repairs, or employment in the industry in a role such as a service technician.

Heavy vehicle service technicians don’t just work in one area. A career in automotive repairs could give you the opportunity to work in a variety of locations, including independent garages, workshops, dealerships and specialist repair shops. 

At Paragon Skills we are committed to inspiring you to succeed, and are there to support you throughout every stage of your Heavy Vehicle Maintenance & Repairs Intermediate Level Apprenticeship.

We are looking for learners as committed and as passionate as we are. If this is you, then speak to us today and jump-start your career with Paragon Skills.

What you could do next

What you could do next

Heavy Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Intermediate Level 2

  • Refrigeration Technician
  • Heavy Vehicle Service Technician
  • Customer Servce Advisor
  • Valetor
  • Trailer Technician
  • Lift Truck Technician
  • HGV Parts Advisor

Heavy Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Advanced Level 3

  • Workshop Controller
  • Heavy Vehicle Diagnostic Technician
  • Customer Service Advisor
  • HGV Parts Advisor
  • HGV Parts Tele-sales Advisor

Advanced Diagnostics & Management Higher Level 4

  • Heavy Vehicle Master Technician
  • Customer Service Advisor
  • Service Manager
  • Aftersales Manager
  • Main Dealer
  • Warranty Administrator
  • Parts Manager

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