Heavy Vehicle Mechanics - Apprenticeship

Technological University Dublin - City Campus

 

Course Name Heavy Vehicle Mechanics - Apprenticeship
Course Provider Technological University Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code 6M18195
Course Type Apprenticeship
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 6 Advanced Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commencement Date
Phase 4 and Phase 6 Intakes in September / January / April
Duration The overall duration of this apprenticeship is a minimum of 4 years provided all phases are successfully completed.
Application Date Schedule
Registrations open all year

How to become an Apprentice

You must obtain employment as an apprentice in your chosen occupation.

The employer must be approved to train apprentices.

The employer must register you as an apprentice within two weeks of recruitment.

In certain crafts, apprenticeship applicants are required to pass a colour vision test approved by SOLAS.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Entry Requirements
The minimum age at which the employment of an apprentice may commence is 16 years of age.

The minimum educational requirements are:

1. Grade D in five subjects in the Department of Education & Skills Junior Certifi cate Ex...

Course Fee Fees (EU)
€1,000 per Term
Comment Level
NFQ Level 6

Award
QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate Craft – Heavy Vehicle Mechanics

Awarding Body
QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate Craft – Heavy Vehicle Mechanics
Course Content

Expand+What is a Heavy Vehicle Mechanic?
Heavy vehicle mechanics carry out routine servicing and repair on commercial vehicles such as trucks/trailers, vans, jeeps, buses and coaches. Many work for road haulage companies. Usually the work is based around ...

Subjects Taught

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Phase 1: With Employer
Induction Training
Introduction to Health & Safety
Introduction to Tools & Equipment
Introduction to Basic Skills

Phase 2: Delivered in Training Centre (21 weeks)
Course Content:
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Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Opportunities on Qualifi cation
On successful completion of the apprenticeship programme, apprentices are qualifi ed to work within the recognised trade or profession.

Where apprentices and craftspersons have the necessary ability and initiative...

Further Enquiries Contact Us
Mark Deegan, Head of Apprenticeships
mark.deegan@tudublin.ie
Location Location
City Centre: Bolton Street
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