Automotive Modern Apprenticeships are available in three areas:

  • Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
  • Vehicle Paintwork Repair
  • Vehicle Body Repair and Alignment

NESCol offer SVQ Automotive Apprenticeships at SCQF Levels 5 and 6. For experienced “time served” mechanics we offer a work-based apprenticeship programme.

To discuss which pathway might be right for you, please contact us and we will arrange for a member of staff to walk you through the available options.

Telephone 01346 586110

This Modern Apprenticeship qualification consists of an SVQ, Core Skills and two VRQs.

Typical duration

Up to 4 years


Aberdeen Altens Campus or Fraserburgh Campus

Sector Skills Council

Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI)

View the training framework

Each training framework offers a number of different routes to achieve the MA qualification. These are listed in the Sector Skills Council Framework documents: