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Engineering - Mechanical Manufacturing Level 3 Apprenticeship at Knowsley Community College

Course description

The Advanced Apprenticeship Engineering framework is aimed at those who wish to pursue a career in mechanical manufacturing engineering. You will need to be employed in a relevant role and have the support of your employer. Once completed you will be qualified to work in a variety of engineering roles and have the opportunity to progress to higher education. The unit content of each NVQ can be selected to meet the needs of employers and individual apprentices.

Course content

  • NVQ Advanced Diploma in Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering
  • Key Skills/Functional Skills L2 Maths and English
  • L3 Diploma ion Engineering Technology
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities

Entry requirements

Learners to complete Level 2 diagnostic assessments in English, Maths and IT (in most cases). All applicants will also have to complete a vocational aptitude test.

Financial information

Safety boots and overalls, pen, paper, an A4 ring binder and any additional equipment's required by the course tutor.

Future opportunities

Achievement of this qualification can help you to expand your career in your chosen occupational area through progression into supervisory, management or higher technical roles at work. You may also progress to further qualifications and training at Levels 4 or 5 such as Higher Apprenticeships, HNC / HND.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 25 April 2016

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    • Within walking distance of Huyton Village and Roby train station, our Roby Campus is the hub of the College and where the majority of our courses are run.

      Features include:

      • College-based radio station, KCC Live 99.8FM
      • 180 seat theatre
      • Hair and beauty salons
      • State of the art recording studio
      • Fitness gym (free student membership)
      • A la carte restaurant, Bistro 36