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News: Fix Auto launch their Future Fixers” Apprentice Programme with EMTEC

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Ruddington campus
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It’s National Apprenticeship Week and we want to highlight the ways we work with businesses across the country to provide top quality automotive training for the next generation of automotive professionals, at our EMTEC automotive centre in Ruddington. 

Our Employers are currently offering a range of fantastic apprenticeship opportunities where learners will complete their training with us, alongside their on the job training and we are delighted to be working with Fix Auto, who have recently launched their Future Fixers’ Apprenticeship Programme. 

EMTEC are the region’s most established provider of automotive training, with courses approved by the motor industry body: the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI). We work with brand dealerships as well as independent garages, repair centres and automotive parts dealers. 

Fix Auto, the largest network of collision repair experts, have launched their 2021 Apprenticeship Programme. Sponsored by Sherwin-Williams, who have kindly given each apprentice over £1000 worth of kit including tablets, uniform and tools! the 2‑year programme is offering 10 apprentices, who will be known as the future fixers’, in-house tuition in our workshops which are fully equipped with the latest diagnostic equipment and technology

Learners will work on and obtain a level of competence in all craft aspects of vehicle accident repair, including Mechanical, Electrical & Trim (MET); Panel Repair & Replacement; Preparation and Paint. In addition to the in-house tuition they will complete their studies with us at our EMTEC automotive centre in Ruddington.

Find out more about EMTEC.

We offer a range of apprenticeship training programmes across the Country and have National automotive organisations using EMTEC as their main training provider.

Our workshops are fully equipped with the latest diagnostic equipment and technology, to ensure our apprentices have the most up-to-date industry knowledge, and hands-on experience with the kit used by motor industry professionals. 

Find out more about our automotive apprenticeships

Motor vehicle apprenticeships aren’t just about fixing car engines. We have a wide range apprenticeships in other areas such as body repair, auto-electrical and motorcycles. 

Boost your business with an apprentice

Apprenticeships are a great way to ensure your business is future ready! This National Apprenticeship week (8th14th February) we are encouraging businesses to look to apprenticeships as a solution for recruitment, training and workforce development.

Find out more about the extensive support package Nottingham College has put in place for businesses which may be struggling as a result of the ongoing Covid pandemic including grants of up to £3k which are available to support eligible businesses. 

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  • 11th February 2021 (12:03 PM)
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