For the second time, Nottingham College’s Emtec centre has been named Technical Provider of the Year at this year’s Bodyshop Awards. This prestigious award recognises Emtec’s commitment to delivering high-quality technical training in the automotive industry.
For the second year in a row, Emtec has secured this national award, solidifying its position as a leader in technical training. The centre has been praised for its innovative approach to education and its dedication to supporting apprentices in their career journeys.
A very proud moment for us, the second year running! A great accolade for my team who all work extremely hard to support our Apprentices every day. Working in collaboration with our fantastic Employers, we really help to shape the talent in this area. A very exciting time to be in the Automotive world!— Lindsey Smith, Head of Emtec
Emtec’s success can be attributed to its strong partnerships with industry-leading automotive brands and its commitment to providing cutting-edge training facilities. The centre offers a wide range of apprenticeship programmes and has gained recognition as the leading training provider for national automotive organisations.
The award-winning Emtec centre is continuously evolving to meet industry demands, demonstrated by its ambition to develop a new green skills centre. It now offers training in environmentally sustainable paint systems and decarbonised vehicle technologies.
Recently, the centre has added new vehicles to its fleet, including two brand new Hyundai Ionic 5 Electric Vehicles, a new Zero SR‑F EV Motorcycle provided by Pidcock Motorcycles, and two brand new Mirai Generation 1 and Generation 2 Hydrogen Fuel Cell cars provided by Toyota.
With its state-of-the-art facilities and dedicated team of trainers, Emtec is well-equipped to support the next generation of automotive professionals.
This recognition at the Bodyshop Awards highlights Emtec’s ongoing commitment to excellence in technical training and its dedication to shaping the future talent of the automotive industry.