Duration: 39 months

An Apprenticeship is a job with an accompanying skills development programme designed by employers in the sector. It allows the Apprentice to gain technical knowledge and real practical experience, along with functional and personal skills, required for their immediate job and future career. These are acquired through a mix of learning in the workplace, formal off the job training and the opportunity to practice and embed new skills in a real work context.

Advanced Apprentices will work in roles such as;

■ Mechanical Maintenance Technician

■ Electronics Maintenance Technician

■ Electrical Maintenance Technician

■ Fluid Power Maintenance Technician

What does the course cover?

■ NVQ Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering Maintenance

■ Level 3 Diploma in Engineering Technology

■ Functional Skills Level 2 in Maths, English and ICT

■ Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

■ Employment Rights and Responsibilities