How to become a motor vehicle fitter
You can get into this job through:
- a college course
- an apprenticeship
- applying directly
You could take a college course to get some of the skills needed for this job.
- vehicle fitting principles
- specialist tyre fitting competence
- vehicle technology
- vehicle maintenance
Entry requirements for these courses vary.
You could apply for an Autocare Technician Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship.
This can take up to 3 years to complete.
You'll usually need:
- some GCSEs, usually including English and maths, or equivalent, for an intermediate apprenticeship
You can apply for jobs as a vehicle fitter if you've got qualifications and experience in motor mechanics.
You'll find vacancies in fast fit centres, garages and dealerships.
You can find advice about careers in the motor industry from Autocity.