This apprenticeship is designed to give you the knowledge and skills relevant to engineering and manufacturing practices, enabling you to become recognised as a semi-skilled engineer. A great deal of time will be spent on the practical tasks and activities.
Health and safety regulations
Promoting effective working relationships
Contributing to effective team working
Optional units include:
Concluding manufacturing operations
Ensuring effective handover of manufacturing operations
Preparing for manufacturing operations
Receiving and checking incoming materials
Controlling manufacturing operations
Contributing to improving effectiveness in the workplace
Each unit of study contains a list of tasks or competencies that have to be successfully completed to the required standard. These tasks can be assessed in a number of different ways, such as being observed by a qualified assessor or checked via relevant written work in a logbook. You will complete a substantial portfolio of evidence of work during the course that will consist of practical exercises, logbook entries and photographic evidence.
A minimum of four GCSEs at grade D or above including mathematics and a science/technology subject. Satisfactory College interview.
You could progress onto an advanced apprenticeship or other level three course.