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Level 3 Automotive Apprenticeship HALFORDS AUTOCENTRES LIMITED

The Halfords apprenticeship programme will equip you with all the skills, knowledge and behaviours you need to start a successful career with us. These practical, highly skilled roles ensure we deliver dealership quality work on any make or model of car.

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Closing date: 30 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    A voucher so you can buy tools up to the value of £800 from Halfords. Halfords discount card.

  • Working week

    8am-6pm 4 days a week in the centre College 1 day a week Includes weekends on a rota basis

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    05 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Learning all aspects of light vehicle maintenance
  • Dealing with customers
  • Working as part of a team
  • Keeping the garage well maintained and clean
  • Work under the direction and support of your mentor

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Attending day release classes at Farnborough College of Technology.

As part of the apprenticeship will achieve a certificate that meets the EU’s 2014 F-gas regulation. Completing the apprenticeship will achieve a Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) certificate as well as Functional Skills certificates if it is required.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Permanent role upon successful completion of apprenticeship

Continued development and training after your apprenticeship with Hybrid / EV training and MOT training

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/9-4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C/9-4) Essential
NVQ or SVQ Level 2 or equivalent Motor Vehicle (Grade Pass) Desired

Things to consider

A mentor in your garage to support you through the apprenticeship Uniform and work boots supplied

About the employer

We have over 400 garages across England, Scotland and Wales where our highly trained technicians carry out MOT’s, car servicing and repairs for over 1 million customers a year.




Various Locations

GU14 6TN

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Training provider



Business Services

01252 407299

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)

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