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Electrical and Electronic Engineering NVQ Level 3 (EAL) at Rochdale Training Association

Course description

Electrical and Electronic Engineering is probably the broadest and most dynamic of the engineering disciplines. This apprenticeship will develop the skills, knowledge and competence you will need to carry out the duties of an Electrical/Electronic Technician in the workplace.

On this Apprenticeship, the sort of work you will be doing will depend on your employer. Generally, Engineering Apprentices will learn how to take on an operator role in a certain area of Engineering. This could involve anything from assembling car engines to installing telecommunications systems. Most duties will involve the maintenance of equipment and machinery.
 

Course content

On this Apprenticeship, the sort of work you will be doing will depend on your employer. Generally, Engineering Apprentices will learn how to take on an operator role in a certain area of Engineering. This could involve anything from assembling car engines to installing telecommunications systems. Most duties will involve the maintenance of equipment and machinery.

At the end of the course you will have a nationally recognised NVQ 2 qualification in Performing Engineering Operations, a BTEC National Certificate in Electrical Engineering, an NVQ 3 – Engineering Maintenance and Functional Skills at Level 2.

Entry requirements

This Apprenticeship follows on from Level 2.
Working in this field requires a good head for figures and IT literacy. You will need good written and verbal communication skills; and you will have to be a team player.

Assessment

Learning the principles and practices needed to work in this area will require you to take part in formal lessons, tutorials, practical work and assessments.
 

Financial information

Under current legislation all people serving an Apprenticeship must be of employed status.

In financial terms it means they should be paid the minimum rate of pay for Apprentices and contractually employed on a full-time basis.

All training within in the Apprenticeship framework is paid for by Rochdale Training using government funding.

Future opportunities

At the end of the course you will have a nationally recognised NVQ 2 qualification in Performing Engineering Operations, a BTEC National Certificate in Electrical Engineering, an NVQ 3 – Engineering Maintenance and Functional Skills at Level 2. These can lead to entry into higher education or alternatively you could progress onto management.

 

Further information

Please contact the recrutiment team on 01706 631417

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Rochdale Training Association directly.

Last updated date: 16 May 2016
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