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Power Sector Apprenticeships at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai

Course description

The Power Sector covers the activities associated with the generation, national transmission and local distribution of electricity, up to, and including, the customer's meter. The Power Sector faces some key challenges including an ageing workforce and a skills deficit in craft and technical roles.

This Apprenticeship provides a sustainable opportunity to address the current and future skills shortages identified by the sector. It will support the attraction of new entrants by providing a structured route to job competence and career progression and can also be used to up skill existing staff. It provides the ability for employers to “grow their own” workforce where technically competent individuals are increasingly difficult to recruit. The Apprenticeship enables employers to identify managers of the future and support succession planning whilst delivering tangible benefits such as reduced staff turnover.

Course content

A majority of training is provided in the workplace, however the college will require all learner to attend college based sessions to complete theory tasks and tests.

Entry requirements

All Apprentices must have an employer who can cover the NVQ” criteria. No formal qualifications are required but experience in Digital Media is desirable

Assessment

An apprenticeship is assessed as follows:

  • Completion of a portfolio of evidence
  • Work based observations
  • Theory based tasks and tests

Future opportunities

You could proceed onto a number of programmes at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai.

Further information

Work-Based Learning

Level 2 and 3

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Grŵp Llandrillo Menai directly.

Last updated date: 06 October 2016

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