This apprenticeship has been designed by employers to be rigorous and responds to the needs of employers.
This programme is perfect for those who would like to become a Motor Vehicle Autocare Technician.
As an Autocare Technician, you will carry out a range of services and repairs to cars, car derived vans and light goods vehicles. You might work in an Autocare or “Fast-Fit” Centre, which may be part of a national chain or operated by a regional/local independent group/owner.
- Health and safety
- Commercial and legislative
- Vehicle inspection
- Replacement of components
- Replace and repair tyres
- Stock procedures
- Vehicle 4-wheel geometry.
- Working together and building trust
- Customer experience and communication
- Making it happen and commercial awareness
- Learn to strive for excellence.
You will work for a minimum of 30 hours per week, plus take part in training for approximately 1 day. The exact working and training hours will be dependent upon the needs of the employer.
Teaching & assessment
The programme will be a mixture of classroom based theory and practical sessions.
You will be assessed through exams, a professional discussion and End Point Assessment (EPA). The EPA is the final stage before you complete your apprenticeship. At this stage you must demonstrate your ability to an independent end-point assessor. Your overall grade will be a distinction, pass or fail.
You will need to complete 20% off-the-job training.
Your employer will provide hands-on experience in a real working environment. They will provide the training and evidence required for you to complete the qualification.