Engineering: Manufacturing and Fabrication

Modern Apprenticeship


What's Engineering: Manufacturing and Fabrication like?

This apprenticeship supports you if you're working, or want to work, in engineering and manufacturing roles. Manufacturing is producing something from start to finish. Fabrication is combining different parts to form a finished product. Jobs in this area could include:

  • machinist

  • welder

  • fabricator

  • pipe-fitter

  • tool-maker

  • process control technician

  • automation engineer

  • production technician

Engineering framework - 432 x 288

Entry requirements

There are no set entry requirements. It may be useful to have some work experience but employers will also welcome a strong interest in engineering and an enthusiasm for the role.

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 around 4 years 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 or the company’s own website – there are details on the vacancy advert.

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