Bus and Coach Engineering and Maintenance Apprentice
We have a fantastic opportunity for those interested in starting a career and gaining a recognised qualification in the motor industry.
The Modern Apprenticeship Programmes allow apprentices to work full time and have the opportunity to earn while they learn and to put theory into practice within an automotive training environment.
As well as attending the training centre for week block release of training, regular assessment and reviews will be undertaken within the apprentice's own workplace which aims to ensure they have the required skills to successfully complete their apprenticeship.
What Might a Typical Day in this Job look like?
This programme covers the following areas:
- Carrying out inspections, diagnosing and rectifying issues with chassis units.
- Diagnosing and fixing faults with vehicle engines
- Using the latest workshop materials and equipment
- Repairing exterior body panels using panel beating and welding skills
- Renewing and refitting electro-mechanical and electronic components
You will train in all aspects of motor vehicle repair and maintenance including vehicle servicing, MOT preparation, removal, replacement and overhaul of major components and electrical fault diagnostics.
What will I learn?
Regular assessment and reviews will be undertaken within the apprentice's own workplace which aims to ensure they have the required skills to successfully complete their apprenticeship.
You will train through GTG to SCQF Level 6 in Bus & Coach Engineering and Maintenance
What qualifications or qualities are required?
Minimum requirements for this apprenticeship are National 4 or above in Maths, English and a Science or Craft subject. Accredited equivalents will also be accepted.
It is essential that you are literate, numerate, reliable, and keen to learn.