Course Overview

Apprenticeships give you the opportunity to learn and train in your chosen career as well as earning a regular pay packet. You will be given first-hand experience and learn the majority of the skills needed on the job, whilst also completing off-the-job training.

Heavy vehicle mechanic apprentices service and repair large vehicles such as lorries, trucks and agricultural vehicles. Apprentices are trained in all aspects of heavy vehicle mechanics and electronics such as engine and exhaust systems, air conditioning and security systems.

 

Course Structure

Typical tasks:

  • Servicing vehicles
  • Repairing and replacing faulty parts and components
  • Maintaining repair and service records.

You will be required to study on a day release basis.

Entry Requirements

GCSE Mathematics and English at a minimum of Grade C or Level 1 on the Literacy and Numeracy BKSB screening.

 

English and/or Mathematics will be included in your timetable if you have not achieved a GCSE at Grade A*-C in these subjects when you commence your course.

Information, Advice and Support

Careers Guidance

Help with choosing the right course and with thinking about where this might take you in the future.
Email: [email protected]

Student Finance

Money matters - you may be entitled to financial support whilst you study.
Tel: 01274 088214.
Email: [email protected]

Learning Support

Support for applicants with a learning difficulty, disability, illness or other learning need.
Tel: 01274 088344
Email: [email protected]

For all other queries call 01274 088088

Tuition Fees

If you are aged 19+ and studying a Further Education Course at Bradford College, you may have to pay course fees. Course fees are dependent on the number of hours and which course is being taken. Actual costs can be obtained from our team.
Tel: 01274 088214
Email: [email protected].
https://www.bradfordcollege.ac.uk/study/adult-students/fees