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Engineering & Manufacturing Advanced Apprenticeship at Harlow College

Course description

There are many professional Engineering careers and the Advanced Apprenticeship will equip you with the knowledge and skills to move into higher level study at work or university. Engineering needs creative people who can solve problems and lead teams to find solutions. As an advanced apprentice, you can earn while you’re learning and gain industry wide recognised Engineering qualifications as you work.

Apprenticeships bring considerable value to organisations, employers, individuals and the economy. Businesses across the country are increasingly realising the enormous benefits that Apprenticeships create, not only in terms of a highly skilled workforce but also by boosting productivity and staff retention. We know employers directly benefit from these highly trained apprentices.

This framework is designed to give the learner a solid foundation for a career at technician level with the potential to move onto higher level learning in the many engineering environments. Learning is conducted through practical and theory sessions at the College to achieve the technical certificate which links to the work-based training and experience to achieve the NVQ Level 3 in Engineering.

The framework consists of the following:

  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Engineering
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Key Skills
  • NVQ Level 3 Engineering

To achieve full framework you will need to pass all elements of the course.

Entry requirements

  • BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Engineering, Intermediate Apprenticeship in Engineering or 4 GCSEs at Grade C or above including Maths, Science and English
  • You must be at least 16 years of age with no upper age limit

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Harlow College directly.

Last updated date: 14 April 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Throughout the year