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S & B AUTOMOTIVE ACADEMY LIMITED

UKPRN:
10005599

About this provider

A grade 2 'Good' Ofsted provider, S&B Automotive Academy was established in 1970 and is a leading provider of automotive apprenticeships. We offer training in the complete range of automotive disciplines including Heavy Vehicle, Bus and Coach, Light Vehicle, Parts, Body Repair, Paint, Vehicle Sales and Auto-Electrical. We have excellent facilities including commercial spray booth, AT2000 diagnostic laboratory and specialist workshops for light, heavy, electronics and vehicle repair. S&B is leading the way in delivering the new apprenticeship in the Automotive Industry. We also deliver Business Admin, Customer Service alongside working with two subcontractors who can deliver Logistics and Accountancy apprenticeships.

What employers are saying

Based on 27 reviews from employers that work with this training provider.

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Overall rating from October 2018 to now

  • Excellent 8 out of 27 reviews
  • Good 17 out of 27 reviews
  • Poor 1 out of 27 reviews
  • Very poor 1 out of 27 reviews

Strengths

  • Improving apprentice skills (13)
  • Training facilities (12)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (10)
  • Communication with employers (8)
  • Getting new apprentices started (6)
  • Adapting to my needs (5)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (5)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (4)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (3)

Things to improve

  • Communication with employers (11)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (9)
  • Adapting to my needs (3)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (3)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (2)
  • Training facilities (2)
  • Getting new apprentices started (1)
  • Improving apprentice skills (1)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (1)

27 Apprenticeships offered

Apprenticeship Type Level View details
Accountancy Taxation Professional Standard 7 Details
Articulated/Drawbar Driver Framework 2 Details
Autocare Technician Standard 2 Details
Body Refinishing Framework 2 Details
Body Refinishing Framework 3 Details
Body Repair Framework 2 Details
Body Repair Framework 3 Details
Bus and coach engineering technician Standard 3 Details
Business and Administration Framework 2 Details
Business and Administration Framework 3 Details
Customer Service Framework 2 Details
Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician Standard 3 Details
Large goods vehicle (LGV) driver Standard 2 Details
Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle) Standard 3 Details
Operations / departmental manager Standard 5 Details
Professional accounting / taxation technician Standard 4 Details
Rigid Vehicle Driver Framework 2 Details
Team leader / supervisor Standard 3 Details
Van Driver Framework 2 Details
Vehicle Damage Mechanical, Electrical and Trim (MET) Technician Standard 3 Details

Contact details

Website:
S & B AUTOMOTIVE ACADEMY LIMITED website
Phone number:
0117 953 3001

Annual survey results

Employer satisfaction:
71%
Learner satisfaction:
69%
Source: FE Choices

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Explain levels

Apprenticeships are set at different levels of difficulty from the equivalent of GCSE (level 2) up to postgraduate (level 7)

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