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Engineering Maintenance Advanced Apprenticeship at Northampton College

Course description

Level 3 is ideal if you have been working in engineering maintenance for some time and have a great deal of technical skills plus a sound understanding of safety, tools and equipment. You work with minimum supervision or may supervise others. This advanced apprenticeship consists of the Level 3 BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Engineering, Level 3 NVQ Extended Diploma in Engineering Maintenance, Personal Learning and Thinking Skills, Employers Rights and Responsibilities and Functional Skills in English, maths and ICT at Level 2 if the applicant does not already hold the equivalent The apprentice will spend one day at college per week studying the BTEC Subsidiary Diploma which is a theory based qualification and is assessed through assignment work. The remainder of the time is spent in the workplace learning on the job and building a portfolio of evidence which you assessor will assess monthly. Examples of units you may study are: Working efficiently and effectively in engineering Complying with statutory regulations and organisational safety requirements Producing components using hand fitting techniques

Course content

Level 3 is ideal if you have been working in engineering maintenance for some time and have a great deal of technical skills plus a sound understanding of safety, tools and equipment. You work with minimum supervision or may supervise others.

Entry requirements

Employed as a Maintenance Engineer with the right responsibilities to meet the criteria. Pass an English and maths assessment at Level 2 with a minimum of 50% and pass an additional maths paper.

Assessment

The BTEC Subsidiary Diploma is assessed through assignment work. The NVQ Extended Diploma is assessed through a portfolio of evidence produced in the work place. Functional Skills are assessed through exams (if required).

Further information

For further information please talk to our Business Centre team on 01604 734323 or email business.centre@northamptoncollege.ac.uk.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 11 October 2016
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