Approx. duration: 42 – 45months
Start date: From September
Attendance: Day release Ipswich Campus
Entry requirements: Entry onto the apprenticeship is subject to thorough initial assessment to clarify course suitability . You may be required to come in and undertake an interview or assessment. Entry onto the apprenticeship is subject to 4 GCSE’s including Maths and English 9-4/A-C or a commitment to undertake Level 2 maths and English. Apprentices need to be employed for a minimum of 30 hours a week, and have a contract of employment.
On programme learning: English and Maths (if required) to achieve Advanced Manufacturing Engineering mandatory qualification
End-point assessment: Delivered by City and Guilds
Progression: On completion of this apprenticeship, a Engineering Fitter will have the opportunity to progress within the industry in a range of roles dependent on their chosen pathway.
Course Summary: Apprenticeships are work-based training programmes designed around the need of both the Apprentice and their employer. This apprenticeship is for those who wish to develop their core skills, knowledge and behaviours, which reflects employer’s requirements for the skills, knowledge and behaviours expected from someone to be competent in their job role. The Engineering Fitters apprenticeship is designed for a career in constructing, assembling and manufacturing machinery, using a broad range of machinery, equipment to manufacturer complex, small volume of high volume components. The apprentice will complete an End point Assessment to demonstrate that they can perform knowledge, skills and behaviours in their occupation.