Car-O-Liner partners with AutoRaise

AutoRaise, the vehicle repair industry charity, is delighted to announce the signing of body repair skills champions, Car-O-Liner, to further boost the charity’s Partner line-up.

Car-O-Liner is the latest company to pledge its support to reversing the sector’s skills shortage by signing as an AutoRaise Silver Partner.

Commenting on the new partnership, Stuart Alexander, managing director of Car-O-Liner said, ‘We at Car-O-Liner are passionate about training and youth development. I’m pleased that Car-O-Liner is able to support the good work that is being undertaken by AutoRaise to attract and encourage young people into our dynamic industry.’

The Rugby-based Car-O-Liner UK team join a growing list of motor vehicle repair supply chain Partners, that include Audatex, BMS, CAPS Consortium, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, esure, Fix Auto UK, Gallagher Bassett, LV=, Morelli Group, R-M Paint, S&G Response and U-Pol.

’We’re delighted that Car-O-Liner has decided to join the AutoRaise Partner programme’ said Mark Bull, head of engagement for business at AutoRaise. ‘Car-O-Liner are renowned ‘skills champions’ and well respected within the vehicle repair industry.  This is another extremely positive step forward for the AutoRaise charity.’

Bob Linwood, AutoRaise CEO commented, ‘It is marvellous to know that companies who rely on vehicles being repaired by a skilled workforce are fully on board with the AutoRaise ethos.  We look forward to working closely with Car-O-Liner along with our other Partners and industry stakeholders as we strive to bridge the current skills crisis.

‘Stuart and his team are already experts at spotting the future young talent with the fun and practical live demonstrations they have successfully hosted at previous AutoRaise Industry Showcase Events. Their support will further add immense value to all that we do going forward.’

To see how AutoRaise are attracting young people to the industry, please visit careers.autoraise.co.uk.