Young Dane learns at Straiton

Danish apprentice mechanic Klaus Kristiansen is working at the Alex F. Noble care dealership in Straiton.
Danish apprentice mechanic Klaus Kristiansen is working at the Alex F. Noble care dealership in Straiton.

A Danish apprentice mechanic is learning his trade at a Midlothian car dealership.

Alex F Noble, the Nissan agency at Straiton, has been hosting Klaus Kristiansen as part of an apprentice exchange scheme arranged by Edinburgh College’s Midlothian campus and the EUC Nordvest school for vocational training in Thisted, Denmark.

The 23-year-old has been working at Nobles as a service and maintenance mechanic for the last three months.