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Level 3 HGV Technician Apprentice - Ringwood Solent Commercials Ltd

Looking to start your career within the motor trade? Solent Commercials in Ringwood have a great opportunity available to join their team. Throughout your apprenticeship you will learn a variety of practical skills as well as leading industry knowledge. Interested? Apply today!

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 22 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £5 per hour.

  • Working week

    Working days are Monday to Friday, shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 Weeks

  • Possible start date

    29 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

While working for Solent Commercials you will be working as a Level 3 Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technician and undertake your apprenticeship training with Paragon Skills. You will be continuously developing your knowledge and skills while learning all aspects of HGV and commercial vehicle maintenance and repair.
Your apprenticeship training will be split between a combination of workplace and academy learning on block release. Every six weeks you will attend Paragon Skills Automotive Academy (five weeks at work – 1 week at academy) where you will work towards completing your apprenticeship modules and demonstrate your practical abilities and competencies in our multi-functioning workshops.
As a Heavy Vehicle Apprentice, your day to day duties will include, but are not limited to;

Assisting other technicians with vehicle maintenance, repairs and servicing
Assisting with keeping the workshop clean and tidy
Shadowing workplace mentor for a variety ...

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

Paragon Skills is a leading national Apprenticeship training provider supporting over 4,000 learners through their training, and 1,500 organisations to consistently deliver high quality Apprenticeships across their businesses. Paragon Skills achieves some of the highest success and achievement rates in the industry. Its extensive experience across multiple specialisms has contributed to an overall achievement rate of 71.4% (2018/19) exceeding the national average of 65.6%, and an Ofsted Grade 2 Good rating. On completion of the 36 month duration apprenticeship you will have gained: Level 3 Light/Heavy Vehicle Maintenance Technician.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There may be opportunities for further training and development upon completion of the apprenticeship.
We are looking for an apprentice to grow our workforce and allow someone to train and gain a qualification to bring new technicians to the industry.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Logical


Other Basic Maths (Grade n/a) Desired
Other Standard English (Grade n/a) Desired

About the employer

Solent Commercials Limited is a family-run business that is committed to providing you with excellent repairs for commercial vehicles.


Solent Commercials Ltd


Brookside Garage, Crow Lane


BH24 3EA

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 22 Aug 2022