CAREER PATHS: Mechanical / Plant and Systems Maintenance Technician, Lift Services / Electronics Maintenance Technician.

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Successful completion of these Advanced Level Apprenticeship frameworks reflect the ability to identify and use relevant understanding, methods and skills to complete tasks and address problems that, while well defined, have a measure of complexity. This includes taking responsibility for initiating and completing tasks and procedures, as well as exercising autonomy and judgement within parameters. It also reflects awareness of different perspectives or approaches within an area of study or work.

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Engineering Courses

Level 3 Electrical Installation Apprenticeship

For those looking to train as an Installation Electrician. The apprentice would learn to install electrical systems in industrial, commercial and domestic settings. Apprentices will learn the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to achieve the Level 3 Electrotechnical Installation Qualification.

48 Months


Level 3 Engineering Technician Apprenticeship

For individuals wanting to begin a career within the Engineering industry. There are four pathways available. These are: Mechanical Manufacturing using practical skills for Mills, Lathes and Engineering drawing, Maintenance Engineering including mechanical and electrical maintenance tasks, interpreting documents and drawings Electronic/Electrical covering electrical maintenance and PLC (Programmable logic controllers) Technical Support Technician covering various aspects of the Engineering and Manufacturing functions including communication software, off line programming, quality control and inspection.

48 Months


Level 3 Civil Engineering Apprenticeship

For individuals wanting to training and qualify as a Civil Engineering Technician. Providing technical support to engineers and other construction professionals in the design, development, construction, commissioning, decommissioning, operation or maintenance of the built environment and infrastructure. Learning key skills, knowledge and behaviours around Design, Analysis, project delivery and site engineering.

36 Months


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