Body Panel Apprenticeship Theoco
Apprentices will be working alongside fully qualified body panel technicians to be fully trained repairing and replacing damaged panels using approved techniques including gas, electric and plastic welding.
Closing date: 30 May 2022
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Total hours per week: 40.00
Possible start date
01 Jun 2022
08 Feb 2022
Level 3 (A level)
Vehicle Body Panel Technician Apprentices are trained to repair and replace damaged panels using approved techniques, including gas, electric and plastic welding up to B.S.I certification, whilst also gaining knowledge and experience repairing damaged vehicles using specialist body jigs and tooling. In addition, the Apprentice will develop skills/awareness of estimating, an essential function for a body shop's profitability.
Requirements and prospects
Full training will be provided, no skills required.
A keen interest in the cars and an urge to learn about the mechanics of light vehicles.
Minimum of 3 GCSEs or equivalent (A*-C or 9-4 preferable).
A full time career within the automotive industry with many opportunities to progress to positions of authority. The opportunities are endless. By having a highly regarded set of skills, Apprentices can go on to develop their career within the specific interests they may have, whether it be progressing through their dealership, working towards a job within motorsport.
About the employer
An independent garage with a fully equipped workshop that provides an ideal training environment for a Trainee Body and Paint Technician.
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skillnet
Jamie rogan 01923 216165 email@example.com
Not only will Apprentices be working and be trained within the garage they will attend a Ford approved college four times a year for two week periods to work towards to achieve their Ford Masters Technical Certificate at VRQ Level 3. An advisor will visit at least every 4-6 weeks as part of a close support network to ensure that Apprentices are both enjoying and succeeding in their course. An Apprentice’s training includes:
Industry recognised standard qualification.
- Key Skills (IT, Communication and Application of Number)
- VRQ Level 3
- Vocational related qualification (technical certificate)
Accident repair technician
Level 3 (A level)
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