Engineering covers manufacturing, energy, nuclear, mechanics, technology, automation and more. This technical apprenticeship is great for anyone who wants to develop specialist engineering skills. Learn about different manufacturing techniques like moulding and shearing. Develop your understanding of advanced engineering industries such as telecommunications.
The apprenticeship opens up a lot of job options in the sector. Help to create an innovative machine as a mechanical engineer. Work as a civil engineer and build new buildings and roads. Test out state-of-the-art aircraft technology as an avionics technician. Whatever your interests, the apprenticeship will give you the chance to improve your engineering knowledge.
You will gain a qualification at SCQF level 8 in engineering. The qualification includes:
During your apprenticeship, you'll learn how to:
You will develop the following core skills:
These transferrable skills are useful for working in other roles like aviation engineering and welding.
This Technical Apprenticeship gives you a range of options. Carry on your studies with a related engineering degree or graduate to full-time work.
Further education: Study for a higher qualification such as a bachelor’s degree in engineering manufacturing. Your experience will support your university application.
Straight to work: Use your qualifications and secure a job in the engineering industry. Several are featured below:
Although there are no set requirements for the apprenticeship, it is useful to have a good understanding of engineering principles.
This Technical Apprenticeship will take around 4 years to complete.