Electronic Security Systems

Modern Apprenticeship


What's Electronic Security Systems like?

Do you want to help make a difference and protect people in their homes? Study an apprenticeship in electronic security systems and join an industry that is focused on making Scotland safer. You can learn valuable practical techniques such as security system installation and intruder detection.  

The apprenticeship is suited for people who are safety-focused. You’ill be able to learn about the latest anti-terrorist technology and how to apply it to offices, businesses and homes. You can also develop your knowledge of security systems and contribute to the enhancement of existing machines.  

Whether you’re interested in electronics or safety equipment, there’s a job for you in Scotland’s security sector. Fix and improve complex systems as a maintenance engineer. Help firefighters respond to emergencies quickly by installing an advanced alarm device. The apprenticeship is geared towards helping you make a positive impact in the security industry. 

Entry requirements

There are no set requirements for the apprenticeship, However, it is useful to have an interest in the electronic security system field.   

How does it work?

You’ll learn in a real-world environment and earn a wage. You’ll also study with a college or another learning provider. 

How long will it take?

This Modern Apprenticeship will take 12 to 24 months to complete.  

How to apply

Use the 'Find vacancies near you' search at the end of this page to look for vacancies, then you can apply online.

You'll apply on Apprenticeships.scot or the company’s own website – there are details on the vacancy advert.

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