Training & Development Centre

Kickstart your career, improve your employability
and get certified with world class training.

Training you can trust

We concentrate on what employers need and the career development of our young people. We match people to employment and monitor and review this process so every individual has the best opportunity possible and the best training available to assist their development. It is company policy to ensure personal development and although we have trained apprentices on 4 occasions to achieve World Skills Gold and Bronze we have not forgot the necessity to develop every individual to their best potential.


Learn at Riverpark

Riverpark Training and Development is Northern Ireland's leading world class training provider for all technical areas of the Motor Industry. Our range of apprenticship, training & IMI Courses include Vehicle Maintenance & Repair, Vehicle Parts, Vehicle Body Repair, Vehicle Fitting and Vehicle Refinishing. If you want to learn more don't hesitate to get in touch.

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Sean o Neill wins Gold in Autobody Repair at the National Finals November 2018

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Autobody Repair Squad Selection 2018

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Training Courses

We offer a vast range of training courses covering a range of vital skills you will need though your career in the motor industry. Our courses include:

Training Courses
Student fitting motor components

Training Courses

We offer a vast range of training courses covering a range of vital skills you will need though your career in the motor industry. Our courses include:

Training Courses

Get Certified

Riverpark Training and Development is the only provider of IMI acreditied courses in Northern Ireland. When the time comes to refresh your skills and stay legal, make sure to give us a call.

IMI Courses

What People Say

  • Jonathan started as an apprentice panel technician in Prestige Body Repair in Carrickfergus in 2002 and achieved his NVQ Level 3 in 2005, he since then moved to Wrights ARC Mal- lusk where he worked as a panel technician until 2008. He then joined AXA insurance as an in house engineer and has recently completed his Insurance Engineers exam at Riverpark Training which now makes him a fully qualified Field Engineer within the Insurance Industry

    Jonathan McAree 2018-05-02

  • David started his training in 2003 and completed his NVQ Level 3 in 2006. He was employed as an apprentice panel technician with Agnew Accident Repair Centre and has worked on high end vehicles such as Porsche, Mercedes and BMW. He was promoted to Vehicle Damage Assessor in 2014

    David Dennison 2018-05-05

  • Bill started training in 2002 and became an apprentice at Wrights Accident Repair Mal- lusc, he achieved his NVQ Level 3 in 2005 and was also a finalist at Thatcham Craft Awards twice. Bill has now progressed to become a Foreman in the body shop and is also highly influential in ensuring both the Mallusk and Dromore sites of Wrights ARC meet the require- ments if BSI.

    Bill Maddox 2018-07-03

  • Robert was one of the 1st apprentices that attended the former Blackwater House. He trained here for 3 years and achieved his NVQ 3 in 2003. Since then he has worked for Wrights Accident Repair in Mallusk then moved to their Carryduff branch as a foreman in the paint shop. In 2013 he joined LKQ Automotive Refinishing Products as a Technical Repre- sentative and is currently providing paint systems instillations and technical support to the accident repair industry in Northern Ireland.

    Robert Templeton 2018-07-03

  • This course has matched my employment very well. The tutors are very informative and provide their time to help you progress in your career

    Elliott McNally 2018-07-24

  • The inspection report carried out by the ETI has graded Riverpark Training as very good in all areas.

    Education Training Inpectorate 2018-02-28

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