Automotive Tech Training

Automotive online training on multiple devices

Online Training

Our online platform is full of a wide range of courses, such as Essential Electrics, Engine Management, Hybrid Technology, and much more. We’re also adding new courses all the time.

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Face-to-Face Training

Come along to one of our face-to-face training sessions and learn hands-on practical skills with our experienced trainers.

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A trainer (Pete Banks), researching an EV200 BAIC electric vehicle on behalf of a client. He's using a laptop and is working underneath a vehicle raised up on a 2 poster ramp.

Bespoke Training

Customised training courses and training platforms, video production, VR and training consultancy for automotive industry leaders.

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Auto Technician Courses

Transform your career or workshop: Industry-Leading Automotive Technical Training

At Our Virtual Academy, we’re dedicated to propelling the automotive industry forward by empowering both technicians and workshops. Our team of seasoned trainers boasts comprehensive OEM and aftermarket experience, translating their real-world expertise into engaging automotive technical training solutions.

Are you a mechanic or technician seeking to sharpen your skills and expand your knowledge? We offer a comprehensive suite of training options designed to equip you with the in-demand skills required to thrive in today’s rapidly evolving automotive landscape. Master essential diagnostic techniques, conquer complex repairs on modern vehicles, and stay ahead of the curve with our industry-leading training.

Are you a workshop owner or manager seeking to improve your team’s capabilities? Our flexible learning formats ensure training seamlessly integrates into your existing workflow. Foster a highly skilled and confident workforce with our:

  • Interactive online modules: Enhance knowledge retention and accessibility for busy technicians.
  • In-depth workshops: Equip your team with the practical skills required for real-world application.
  • Customisable training programs: We  develop bespoke solutions that address your workforces specific needs and challenges.

Regardless of your training goals, we understand the time constraints within the automotive industry. Our programs are designed to maximise learning outcomes while minimising disruption to your daily operations.

Investing in our training translates to:

  • Technicians: Increased skill sets, greater confidence, and enhanced career prospects.
  • Repair Workshops: Improved efficiency, higher productivity, and a competitive edge in the market.

Contact Our Virtual Academy today and discover how our industry-leading automotive tech training can advance your career, your in-house workshop or fleet management operations.

Our services

  1. Are you an independent garage owner looking to develop the capabilities of your business, an experienced technician looking to broaden your knowledge and skills, a corporate training manager who needs to improve performance and accountability or an apprentice looking to top up your education? Well, we have a training solution which is perfect for you. Our Virtual Academy provides the ultimate online interactive training solution.

    A subscription to Our Virtual Academy provides access to all the courses shown in the current content list.

    Upon successful completion of key milestones, certificates of achievement can be easily generated and printed to maintain a physical record of learning accomplishments.

    With our Small Business, Larger Workshop and Custom plans, you can track, monitor and measure the progress of individuals, teams and even multiple locations under your responsibility.

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  2. Our Virtual Academy LIVE is the face-to-face training side of the business. We write top notch courses, the kind we wish we’d had access to earlier on in our careers. We love what we do, and we thrive on making learning as enjoyable as possible.

    We spend hundreds of hours conducting in-house R&D to ensure our courses are jam packed with meaningful, powerful knowledge.

    There’s no technical inaccuracies, half truths or myths being pedalled in our training,  What you can be assured of with an OVA LIVE training course is that it will feature fact-based effective training, delivered in an engaging way by passionate, friendly, experienced and knowledgeable trainers.

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  3. When you factor in lost productivity and accommodation fees, it can cost hundreds losing technicians from your busy workshop. With our IMI-approved blended training solutions (train online, assess face to face) we can help you save significantly on those fees.

    The online training and IMI assessments can be delivered through our own IMI Centre or you can use our online content and assess your learners using your own IMI Centre and assessment processes.

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  4. Be your requirements online, face to face or blended, we have for many years written, produced and delivered exceptional bespoke training solutions for OEM and Aftermarket, internationally and at home.

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  5. Tell us the topic and we’ll make the training video to meet your team’s educational needs for a fee to suit your budget. Be it hours of highly technical content delivered in multiple languages or a 2-minute clip, we’re here to help.

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  6. Popular with our many corporate clients, our online platform can be rebranded and reconfigured to allow your brand to be the centre of attention. Branded customised solutions will allow your learners to access outstanding online training (ours, yours or a mixture of the two). You and your team can monitor learner progress while the systems we provide can facilitate certification, be it in-house or formally recognised through the IMI.

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  7. We’re highly experienced in delivering outstanding training initiatives for some of the most prestigious vehicle manufacturers in the world. If you need support with your training programme, we can help.

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  8. If you have a training project that needs additional support to deliver, we’re happy to work with you as partners, represent your brand, and teach on your behalf.

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  9. If your training team needs Continuous Professional Development (CPD) or coaching, we’re here to help.

    We’ve already helped many independent training providers, colleges and universities, at home and abroad.

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  10. Collaborating with our friends over at Omega VFX Ltd we have proven skills in creating immersive and memorable VR and augmented learning experiences.

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