Automotive apprenticeships are the best way to enter the motor trade, and with apprenticeships at Level 2 and Level 3, with Light or Heavy Vehicle routes, we’re here to help you get started.
These apprenticeships give you the chance to be hands on from day one. You’ll be working with a wide variety of vehicles, meeting customers, assisting with diagnosing faults and repairing them – ensuring you are keeping vehicles safe and on the road.
We deliver our Automotive apprenticeships at our academy site in Bournemouth, where our tutors will show you the ropes in a fully functioning workshop.
Here are just some of the characteristics that will help you to succeed in your chosen sector:
There are a variety of career paths for successfully qualified Automotive technicians. Whether you want to stay local and build up your loyal client base, start your own garage, or become a technician for a large automotive or motor racing business, these programmes give you the skills you need to make that choice.
Check out the programmes available below for more information on the pathways that are right for you.
An Autocare Technician apprenticeship will enable you to carry out a range of services and repairs to cars, car derived vans and light goods vehicles, working in an autocentre, as a part of a large national chain or an independent garage.
Whether you are obsessed with cars or fascinated by what makes them tick, an apprenticeship in the automotive sector might be for you.
To succeed in this industry, you will want to work hands-on with cutting edge technology, meet new people and work with new vehicles every day.
If you have always been captivated by trucks like so many kids wanting to understand how something so big works, a career in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance might be right for you.
This apprenticeship has been designed to meet the professional standards of the relevant professional bodies of the Engineering Council led by organisations from the industry.
Paragon Skills allowed me to go into a trade I knew nothing about. Having no real knowledge of cars, I have now gained a great qualification which will set me up for the rest of my life.