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Programme overview

Here at Volvo, we pride ourselves on product innovation and excellence. We provide a commitment to our customers that they will always receive second to none service levels, to do this we must ensure that our people are trained to the highest possible standards.

A successful business demands a skilled workforce to improve its bottom line. A skilled workforce demands training and knowledge. That is why we created the Volvo Apprenticeship Programme - widely considered to be the best throughout the truck and bus industry.

We provide all our apprentices with the skills needed to become fully qualified and competent individuals with a secure vocation at Volvo. A Volvo trained apprentice will become a top class asset to our business for years to come, we like to invest well in our future.

About the Programme

The Volvo Academy offers two training programmes:

Heavy Vehicle Advanced Apprenticeship Programme

This dedicated 4 year programme gives emphasis to electronics, diagnosis and computer management systems. All aspects of heavy vehicle technology are embedded in the programme.
Most of your time you will spend in the dealership gaining hands-on experience and on the job training under the guidance of a trained mentor. During your 15 two week periods of residential training at the Volvo Training Academy you will cover technology in engines, transmissions and the latest electronic diagnostic techniques covering all vehicle systems.

Aftersales Advanced Apprenticeship Programme

This two year programme has a large emphasis on all aspects of stock management, product and motor vehicle knowledge, effective customer service techniques and having the ability to ensure the customers' needs are identified and expectations are exceeded.
Most of your time will be spent learning on the job, under the guidance of a mentor, you will also receive 10 weeks in-depth residential training at the Volvo Training Academy,
During your residential training at the Volvo Training Academy you will cover advanced stock management, motor vehicle and product knowledge, effective customer service skills and all aspects of the selling process.

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Andy Mason

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Karl Evans

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Volvo Apprentice Academy

The Volvo Training Academy is based at Stephenson College in Coalville. The workshops at the college are fully fitted out with the latest Volvo vehicles to give you a cutting edge training programme and enable you to use the most up to date equipment and tools.
Our industry is changing at a rapid pace; therefore we have committed to ensure our Volvo time served, Master Technician, Trainers always have the latest knowledge on our product, to enhance your training experience.

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What are the benefits of the programme?

  • Full time employment at an authorised dealer
  • Residential Training
  • Internationally recognised Accreditation
  • Fully paid for training course, all qualification fees and accommodation
  • Team building and Special Events

Apprenticeship Programme Brochure

How to Apply

 

Please click here to apply. For any problems please contact volvoapprenticeships@stephensoncoll.ac.uk

Current Vacancies

 

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 Heavy Vehicle Advanced Apprenticeship Programme Vacancies

Location

No. of Vacancies        

Closing Date

Evesham

1

31st May 2016
Basingstoke

1

31st May 2016
Bardon 1 31st May 2016
Coventry 1 31st May 2016
Wellingborough 1 31st May 2016
Ely 1 31st May 2016
Ipswich 1 31st May 2016
Bury 1 31st May 2016
Burgess Hill 2 31st May 2016
Radlett 2 31st May 2016
Gurney Slade 1 6th June 2016

Aftersales Advanced Apprenticeship Programme

Location

No. of Vacancies        

Closing Date

Bardon

1

31st May 2016

Ely

1

31st May 2016

Peterborough

 1

31st May 2016

Enfield

1

31st May 2016

Felixstowe

1

31st May 2016

Trafford

1

31st May 2016

Preston

 1

31st May 2016

Croydon

 1

31st May 2016

Loughborough

1

31st May 2016

Perth 1 3rd June 2016
Carlisle 1 3rd June 2016 
Lancaster 1 3rd June 2016

 

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