Apprentices, Wellbeing

Ben launches new SilverCloud programmes for younger people

Today, automotive charity Ben is launching a new range of programmes on SilverCloud, its digital mental health and wellbeing platform, that are specially tailored to help younger automotive people aged 16 years+. Completely free for anyone who works, or has worked, in the automotive industry – including new apprentices – […]


Ferrari Apprentice graduation ceremony at Ferrari Racing Days, Silverstone

Ferrari held a graduation ceremony at the Ferrari Racing Days event at Silverstone today for seven new Ferrari Apprentices who have completed their Apprenticeship with the Prancing Horse. The Apprentices receiving their graduation certifications today were: Marc Van Den Berg (Light Vehicle Technician) – Dick Lovett, Swindon Ben Jones (Light […]


Extraordinary journeys begin for Bentley’s largest ever trainee intake

Bentley Motors has welcomed its largest ever intake of Apprentices, Undergraduates and Graduates, with 112 new recruits joining the 4,000-strong Crewe based workforce, which is currently delivering the biggest transformational programme in the luxury marque’s 102-year history.  Representing a phased introduction across programme, 39 Apprentices and 39 Undergraduates have started […]

Apprentices, EVs

The road to decarbonisation: £15m skills funding boost critical to get 75,000 more technicians EV-ready

The British Motor Show will showcase the best, the fastest and the most innovative in automotive technology this weekend. And electrified vehicles will take centre stage. But data from the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) clearly shows that the automotive retail sector does not currently have the skills and […]


Blue Diamond Riley Services partners with StarterMotor charity

StarterMotor, a charity founded to promote historic car usage, skills and industry involvement for the next generation, is proud to announce that it is now supported by historic car specialist, Blue Diamond Riley Services. Blue Diamond Riley Services, a leading specialist in the servicing, repair and restoration of historic vehicles, […]


Blue Diamond Riley Services Expands via Apprenticeships

Riley specialist Blue Diamond Riley Services has expanded its team with the recruitment of two new apprentice mechanics. The specialist workshop for vintage and pre-war vintage Rileys is a long-term supporter of both apprenticeships and the Heritage Skills Academy’s Historic Vehicle Restoration Course, Blue Diamond Riley Services and has been […]