Apprentice Autocare Technician British Car Auctions (BCA)
BCA have a great opportunity for anyone looking to enhance their skills with an Autocare Technician Apprenticeship. As an apprentice, you will learn and develop the technical knowledge and skills using tools and diagnostic equipment to identify & repair simple system faults to set you up for a fantastic range of future career options ahead of you.
Closing date: 13 Dec 2023
£10,982.40 to £21,673.60
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).Minimum Wage Rates
Total hours per week: 40
Possible start date
14 Dec 2023
04 Aug 2023
Level 2 (GCSE)
What you will do in your working day
- Servicing of vehicles
- Suspension & steering repairs and checks
- Diagnostic work
- Fault finding
- Tyre fitting
- Brake fitting
- Skills of communicating with customers
The training you will be getting
Training is delivered in the workplace and via 7 weekly college training blocks per year at S&B's specialist Automotive Academy in Bristol.
The apprentice will be assigned a workplace mentor and an S&B development coach who will offer support, advice, and guidance by monitoring progress via S&B’s purposely developed eLogbook that all parties can access at any time.
Apprentices take a Gateway Assessment at the end of every year to progress until the completion of the End Point Assessment.
If an apprentice faces a daily commute to S&B’s Academy that is not viable whilst on a weekly training block, the apprentice can arrange with the employer to stay in hotel accommodation.
As a result, you will receive the following qualification:
- Level 2 Autocare Technician Apprenticeship Standard
- Functional Skills in maths and English if required
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
As a company, we are committed to providing development and training opportunities to our employees. An apprenticeship is the grounding for your future development and there are lots of opportunities to develop your career.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Desired
Things to consider
About the employer
S & B AUTOMOTIVE ACADEMY LIMITED
Adjustments for experience
You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:
- qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
- industry or sector experience
Level 2 (GCSE)
If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.
You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications
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