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Mechanical Manufacturing Advanced Apprenticeship at Grimsby Institute

Course description

This Apprenticeship is designed to cover the skills and knowledge of a wide variety of mechanical manufacturing engineering activities such as CNC machine operating, composite manufacture and optical engineering.

This Apprenticeship would be suitable for anyone who is looking to work as a:

  • Skilled Machinist (Including CNC - Machine components by applying a variety of removal and shaping techniques such as boring; cutting; drilling; milling; grinding and lapping.
  • Toolmaker - Work from engineering drawings to make precision tools, special guides and holding devices for use in manufacturing.
  • Skilled Fitter - Assembly of mechanical equipment and related systems to required specifications.

Entry requirements

Most occupations require a minimum of grade C in English, Maths and ICT, although some only require a minimum of grade D.

Some occupations within the Engineering sector will require Science at a minimum of grade C.

A Vocational Assessment may have to be taken and passed for some Apprenticeships before acceptance onto the programme.


Training is delivered on a day release basis at the Institute where a Tutor will monitor
your progress. You will be allocated an Assessor who will conduct assessments in the

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Grimsby Institute directly.

Last updated date: 11 May 2016

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