Engineering Intermediate Apprenticeship (Performing Manufacturing Operations)
Faculty of Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
Faculty Level Location Length Ask Apply
Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive Level 2 Technology Centre Up to 2 years

What is it like to study this course and how will I be assessed?

This Intermediate Apprenticeship is for individuals working in an industrial environment in areas such as engineering, food production, warehousing and lots more.

This qualification could be a progression route on to the Performing Engineering Operations Apprenticeship and is designed to help kick start a career in a variety of roles within engineering and industry. This Intermediate Apprenticeship is for individuals working in an industrial environment in areas such as engineering, food production, warehousing and lots more.

This qualification could be a progression route on to the Performing Engineering Operations Apprenticeship and is designed to help kick start a career in a variety of roles within engineering and industry.

Apprentices will be working towards achievement of the following:

• Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Performing Manufacturing Operations

• Technical Certificate in Industrial Environmental Awareness

• Employee Rights and Responsibilities

• Functional Skills in English, Maths and IT (where applicable)

What topics will I study?

Topics will include:

• Team working

• Producing products

• Manufacturing products

• Finishing products

• Inspecting and confirming quality of production

• Complying with statutory regulations and safety requirements

• Receiving and checking incoming materials

• Transferring materials

• Preparing for manufacturing operations

• Effective handover for manufacturing operations

• Concluding manufacturing operations

 

What experiences will I get?

You will use industry-leading CNC equipment.

What are the entry requirements?

Learners will ideally have Maths, Science and English GCSEs at grade E or above.

However, we will work with you and provide additional support in order to help you achieve the functional skills element or GCSE requirements of the Apprenticeship. Support can be delivered either prior to your Apprenticeship via a traineeship or during the delivery of your programme. You should have a strong interest in engineering as a career.

What facilities are there?

You will have access to a learning resource centre. There is a refectory in Victoria House.

Click here to find out about travel options to the Technology Centre.

What can the course lead on to?

On successful completion, you can either continue in employment using your new skills, or progress onto an Advanced Apprenticeship in Engineering (you will need GCSEs at grade C) where you can specialise in one of the following; Engineering Maintenance, Mechanical Manufacturing, Fabrication and Welding or Technical Support.

Are there any additional costs?

None.

What support can I get?

You will have a dedicated Skills Officer who you can contact at any time. They will visit you in the workplace every 10 weeks to carry out a progress review with you and your employer.

What will this training cost me?

This can vary depending on the age of the Apprentice and the size of an organisation. Please contact a Training and Recruitment Advisor on 01392 400800 for more information.


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