Apprenticeships with Volvo Cars
The Volvo Cars Apprenticeship programme offers a range of roles with the dealer network all across the UK. These include roles such as Service Technician, Service Advisor, Parts Advisor, and Body & Paint Repair. Volvo Cars also offer business support roles such as Dealer Assistant and Sales Support.
A Volvo Cars Apprenticeship can take up to 3 years to complete, depending on the role. No matter which role you choose, you will receive training both at the Dealer and at Volvo’s Training Centre in Daventry. You will spend 20% of your time in training and developing new skills.
There are 100 Volvo Cars Dealers across the UK, including 9 in Scotland, 5 in Wales and 2 in Northern Ireland. There are also Volvo Cars Dealers on the Isle of Man and Jersey. This means you are never too far away from a Volvo Cars Apprenticeship.
Volvo Cars Apprenticeship
Service Technician: You will learn how to use the latest Volvo diagnostic tools to service and repair the full range of Volvo Cars. It has always been a world leader in safety systems, so your training will be a key part of your success in this role.
Service Advisor: You will learn how to listen to customers and to understand the issues they face with their cars. It is vital that you pass these details through to the workshop in a clear and effective way. You will also manage the flow of work through the workshop.
Parts Advisor: You need to ensure all the parts required to service the cars in the workshop are in stock and available when needed. You will also advise customers on which parts are needed for their cars.
Body Repair or Paint: You will learn how to repair and repaint vehicles which have been damaged. You will also be trained to complete mechanical and electrical repairs on the full range of Volvo Cars.
Dealership Assistant: You could be working in the accounts dept or within the sales and marketing team. This Volvo Cars Apprenticeship is an excellent starting point for a more senior position within the Dealer in the future.
Sales Support: You may host customers in the showroom or support the sales team with product presentations. This Volvo Cars Apprenticeship also receives sales enquiries and produces sales reports.
As well as the Volvo Cars Apprenticeship roles below, Volvo also offers similar roles with other Volvo brands:
Roles Available with Volvo Cars
- Service Technician
- Parts Advisor
- Body & Paint Repair
- Dealer Assistant
- Sales Support
- Service Advisor
Education Requirements for Volvo Cars
- 2 GCSEs