Published on April 25th, 2022 | by Aaron Fernandez0
Bermaz Apprenticeship Program sees 185 students graduate
Bermaz Auto has recently announced the results from the Bermaz Apprenticeship Program which was held on the 20th of April 2022. A total of 185 students managed to graduate the three technical training programs which include the Mazda Apprenticeship Program (MAP), Mazda Mechanic Program (MPP) and Body & Paint Program (BPP).
All of the graduates from the Bermaz Apprenticeship Program will be placed in services centres of car companies which include Mazda, Kia and Peugeot. Bermaz has also upgraded their training facilites so that students will be able to handle the new wave of vehicles in the car industry, like PHEV’s and BEV’s.
More information on the Bermaz training school and facilites are available in the press release below.
The new BAuto Training School will provide Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) programs to fit the requirements of all the 3 vehicle brands operated under BAuto (Mazda, Peugeot & Kia).
The vocational programs include BAuto Body & Paint (BABP) and BAuto Mechanics’ Program (BAMP). These vocational programs are certified by Jabatan Pembangunan Kemahiran (JPK) and Institute of Motor Industry (IMI) UK, one of the Accreditation Centre on Motor Vehicle Mechanic Training providers. In addition, BAuto has also introduced the BAuto Mechatronics Program (BMP); a new program that focuses on educating the students in electronic and electric vehicle (EV) technologies.
E-Learning & Computer Lab
The state-of-the-art training school includes a wide range of facilities such as the new E-learning & Computer Lab, Advanced E-lab, EV Learning Centre, Learning Management System (LMS), and a 22kW AC Chargers for electric vehicle training purposes. With its comprehensive facilities designed to nurture the next generation of local talent while ensuring that the local workforce can support and meet the service quality requirements at all the service centers operated by the group. Furthermore, students that graduated from the BAuto Training School are guaranteed with an opportunity to be employed as professional technicians in Bermaz’s After Sales network.
A newly installed 22kW AC Chargers for electric vehicle training purposes
“The objective of the Bermaz Automotive technical and vocational academy is to give our young school graduates the opportunity to embark on a career in the automotive industry. This academy is also a platform for continuous training and development of our skilled human resource. To upskill them to meet the demands of the next generation vehicles which focuses on green and clean technology, autonomous safety features and better connectivity. Our programs will be structured to encourage continuous learning,” said the Executive Chairman of Bermaz Auto Berhad, Dato Sri Ben Yeoh.
Bermaz believes in creating a sustainable future for the youth by inspiring them to unlock their potential in the automotive industry and enhancing their lives with invaluable knowledge and practical skills. Individuals who possess the attractive combination of passion, ambition and drive to pursue a career in the after-sales sector can submit their resume to [email protected].