Starting your apprenticeship soon?

Finding out you have the job as an apprentice is an exciting time, however you need to be prepared before your starting date. Here are some tips and advice that will help. Tips and advice: ·        When starting your apprenticeship, you should prepare everything the day/night...
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How to find an apprenticeship that is suitable for you

Finding the right apprenticeship can be challenging, here are some tips to consider. • Think about what sort of work and career path you want to progress into. By doing this, you can find out the different apprenticeship vacancies that could lead to your chosen career path. •...
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Apprenticeship VS. University

  Apprenticeship University On-the-job training. Little job experience. Achieve qualifications relevant to your job choice. Often required to do extra training after University to achieve the right qualifications for your chosen industry. Classroom work as well as hands on...
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THE WORLD’S FIRST CALORIE-BURNING CAR

Do you wish you had the time to exercise? Wish no more! The first ever calorie-burning car, FitCar PPV, can help you keep fit whilst driving. The FitCar PPV is the brainchild of Nasser Al Shawaf and Dutch engineering partner, BPO. It is based on a standard Audi A4 Avant 2.0L...
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What is an apprenticeship?

An apprenticeship offers on the job training as well as classroom training. You will have a real job as well as attending college or a training provider to earn nationally recognised qualifications. You also earn whilst you learn! The minimum wage for an apprentice aged 16-18 i...
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Renault Self-Driving Delivery Pods

Renault believe it is in a leadership position to accelerate change in the way goods are moved. They have revealed last-mile self-driving delivery pods called Ez-Pro. The French manufacturer say that retailers need to manage delivery costs and cities are looking for new ways to...
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Most common questions asked in an interview

Do you have an interview coming up soon? Here are some common questions asked during an interview. Tell me about yourself… The employer wants to know what kind of person you are and what your hobbies/interests are. Try not to go into too much detail. What are your strengths and...
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Tips and advice for your first day of work.

Dress appropriately The dress code should have been discussed during your interview or induction. Wearing the correct uniform for work is extremely important. If you are still unsure, contact your employer.   Arrive on time By arriving on time, you are showing that you can stick...
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Tips for a sucessful apprenticeship interview.

Interviews can be extremely nerve-racking to some. Here are some tips and advice to help achieve a successful interview. • Before the interview, make sure to research the company so you have a brief idea on the job role that you have applied for. • Think about what sort of...
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MOTOFIX HELPS CLOSE GENDER GAP IN APPRENTICESHIPS

In the past twelve months, the Motofix Group have recruited 4 female apprentices to its apprenticeship programme. Over the past year, the Motofix Group took on board a record number of apprentices including 4 young women out of 17 new recruits. With repair centres across eight...
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