Upstream Oil and Gas Production

Modern Apprenticeship


What's Upstream Oil and Gas Production like?

Are you looking for a long-term and rewarding engineering career? This apprenticeship equips you with the necessary skills to break into one of Scotland’s largest and most economically valuable industries. 

It covers electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, processing operations, systems management and many other fields of expertise. Maintain awe-inspiring infrastructure as an offshore service technician. Take control of essential extraction processes an energy engineer. Work with cutting-edge drilling and refining technology as a process supervisor. 

On this apprenticeship, you'll develop highly-specialised technical knowledge and you’ll learn from accomplished professionals. Whatever your career goals may be, this apprenticeship allows you to develop desirable skills sought after by employers. 

Entry requirements

There are no set entry requirements for this apprenticeship. But it can be helpful if you have National 5 qualifications in key subjects such as English, maths and physics.

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 between 3 years and 6 months and 3 years and 9 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 or the company’s own website – there are details on the vacancy advert.

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