There are a wide range of Motorcycle Technician Apprenticeships available with some of the biggest names in the Automotive Industry. In addition to Motorcycle Technician Apprenticeships, some brands also offer All-Terrain Vehicle Technician Apprenticeships. These roles are ideal for candidates who are interested in a career servicing and repairing motorcycles. Roles are also available at franchised dealerships all across the UK.
In this blog, we look at four companies who offer Motorcycle Technician Apprenticeships in partnership with their official dealer network.
There are 38 BMW “Motorrad” or Motorcycle dealerships in the UK, selling an exciting range of sports and touring motorbikes such as the S1000RR and the R1200GS. A BMW Apprenticeship includes on-the-job training at the BMW Retailer, with specialised training at a BMW training centre.
All new BMW Retailer Network Apprentices will attend an induction programme at the Plas Menai National Watersports Centre in Wales. Candidates will make lifelong friends with other Apprentices in the network, as well as learning to appreciate others’ strengths and weaknesses, and understand the value of teamwork and skill-sharing. Students can take part in the myriad of activities on and off the water, including sailing, gorge walking, powerboating, canoe and kayaking, rope walking and climbing all under the trained eye of expert instructors.
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Honda offers the “traditional” Service Technician or Parts Advisor roles with an official dealership. In addition, Honda also offers specialist apprenticeship roles in Motorcycles, Power Equipment (Lawn and Garden) and All-Terrain Vehicles (ATVs).
All apprentices are trained at one of Honda’s purpose-built technical training centres, with practical workshop areas, individual training rooms, and the very latest cutting-edge equipment. The Honda Institute Centre of Excellence includes a number of classrooms, computer suites, offices and a canteen. It also features an appropriately-named ‘Wow Door’. The Wow Door opens onto a balcony where you can look down on all the latest Honda products and technology.
The Motorcycle Technician Apprenticeship programme is specifically for individuals who have a passion for motorcycles and who would relish the opportunity to work on Honda’s range of world renowned products. These includethe Vision 110 Scooter, the world famous CBR1000RR Fireblade and the most revolutionary and innovative models such as the CBR600RR Super Sports machine.
Honda also provides an exciting opportunity to work on the world’s leading range of ATV products. Honda’s ATVs feature some of the most revolutionary technology in the industry, like Electric Power Steering and Independent Rear Suspension. Honda’s feature packed machines are all built with the same purpose in mind: to work and play hard.
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The Suzuki Apprenticeship programme is only one of a very small number which also offers Apprenticeship opportunities with its Motorcycle and ATV (All-Terrain Vehicles) retail network. These are in addition to the traditional Service Technician and Parts Advisor roles in the Automotive retail network.
There are 3 different Suzuki Apprenticeship roles for Service Technicians specialising in either Cars, Motorcycle or ATVs. All are all 3-year programmes with 17 weeks of Block Release training at the Suzuki Training Centre which is equipped with the latest Suzuki diagnostic equipment and tools, to simulate a dealership environment. In addition, there are 16 scheduled visits to monitor the Apprentices’ career progression in the workplace. Furthermore, all Suzuki Apprenticeship roles work towards the NVQ level 3 qualification upon completion.
To learn more about Suzuki Motorcycle Technician Apprenticeships, click here.
During the 3-year Triumph Apprenticeship programme, Apprentices will receive expert training from some of the industry’s most skilled motorcycle technicians. The programme also includes 17 weeks of training from Triumph at the brand’s purpose-built training facility in Hinckley. The Triumph Apprenticeship programme gives young technicians a grounding in all forms of motorcycle technology and engineering. Apprentices will be able to diagnose and repair problems, as well as learning key financial management and legal principles. Following completion, each apprentice will receive a City & Guilds qualification in Motor Vehicle Engineering.
The Triumph Apprenticeship Programme is an industry leading training scheme that helps you find a real job with a Triumph Dealer. In addition, the programme also provides you with all the training needed to qualify as a Triumph Motorcycle Technician.
To learn more about Triumph Motorcycle Technician Apprenticeships, click here.
Motorcycle Technician Apprenticeships – where next?
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