Bus Mechanic Pre-Employment Training

This Pre-Employment Training is a two day online course to prepare you with skills and knowledge for a bus mechanic role. Enrolment on this course will guarantee an interview with Arriva.

Arriva are seeking bus mechanics in the following locations: Grays , Croydon , Palmers Green , Barking , Enfield , Dartford , Ash Grove and Clapton.

The job role will involve: 

  • Carrying out servicing and repairs to Arriva and DVSA standards.
  • Continuous improvement of vehicle standards
  • MOT preparation
  • Vehicle fault diagnosis and ensuring reliability and maintenance is kept to Arriva Standards (Higher than DVSA)
  • Shift Work

Requirements for this course include: 


  • Engineering Level 3 NVQ
  • Can work safely and unsupervised to pre-set standards and guidelines


  •  A PCV license
  • Electrical Knowledge
  • Inspection of vehicles for the scheduled maintenance (training can be provided) with IRTEC accreditation favourable

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Useful documents and resources

Course Guide