Approx. duration: 36 months
Start date: September – November
Attendance: Day release Ipswich Campus
Entry requirements: Entry onto the apprenticeship is subject to a 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 GCSEs 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 Level 2.
End-point assessment: Delivered by City and Guilds
Progression: On completion of this apprenticeship, a Maintenance and Operations Engineer will have the opportunity to progress within the industry in a range of roles depending 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, allowing them to work effectively with supervision in a working environment. The Maintenance and Operations Engineering technician roles cover a range of job roles in the Engineering industry. They will maintain the safety, integrity and effective operation of plant and equipment in one or more industries that are part of the broader national infrastructure Engineering Sector. The apprentice will complete an Endpoint Assessment to demonstrate that they can perform knowledge, skills and behaviours in their occupation.