JULY 05,2023,Kuala Lumpur-Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Training Academy’s Advanced Modern Apprenticeship program for 2023 is now open for applications. Employment is guaranteed upon completion of the program , to kickstart their careers as Passenger Car Technicians with one of the world’s most prestigious companies.
As part of Mercedes-Benz’s global strategy and focus on electric vehicles, the brand has introduced a new profile for the Electric Vehicle Specialists, known as Qualified High-Voltage Technician (QHV) as an additional module to train and prepare talents for the future demands of tomorrow’s mobility landscape.
The three-year apprenticeship course encompasses a comprehensive curriculum aligned with globally approved syllabuses and training guidelines established by Mercedes-Benz Global Training, incorporating Mercedes-Benz Competence elements to ensure continuous development of trainees with the brand. The program includes International Qualifications up to Level 3, acknowledged by the Department of Skills Development under the Ministry of Human Resources.
Since 1984, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia’s Training Academy has produced over 900 apprentices who now serve in various positions across different specialisations within the brand’s authorised dealer network. The program has been receiving an average of 500 applicants annually since 2017.
Edmin Naidoo, Vice President of Customer Services, Mercedes-Benz Cars, Malaysia & SEA II said, “In light of the ever-evolving technology within our Mercedes-Benz vehicles, the preparation for Battery Electric Vehicle transformation and integration into our Dealer Network, further encourages us to develop and nurture our skilled workforce to meet the increasing demand. By utilising our exclusive educational platform, which includes world-class state-of-the-art training facilities and rigorous guidelines, we can nurture certified Mercedes-Benz professionals who will contribute to our network and ensure the delivery of exceptional customer experiences.”
Upon completion of the Advanced Modern Apprenticeship programme, participants will be certificated in SKM Level 3, C&G VRQ Level 3, Qualified Maintenance Technician (QMT), Qualified System Technician (QST) / Qualified Bodywork Technician (QBT) / Qualified High-Voltage Technician (QHV), depending on the specialisation chosen. Participants will also be equipped with a diverse skill set, including presentation skills, critical analysis, decision-making, and systematic thinking as an automotive technician specialising in systems and high-voltage technology.
Employment is guaranteed upon program completion, with a minimum salary in the first year and incremental growth opportunities thereafter. The entire course will be conducted at the state-of-the-art Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Training Academy located in Bandar Kinrara, Puchong.
Interested individuals with a minimum of 3 credits in SPM or equivalent qualifications, including a pass in English, can apply for the program until 31st July 2023. They can also visit https://mb4.me/AMA or email email@example.com for further information.