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Process Apprenticeship – Intermediate Apprenticeship at GEN II Engineering & Technology Training Ltd

Course description

As a process operator you will typically work in a manufacturing company that makes use of large and often complex pieces of machinery and equipment. It will be your duty to keep it operating safely and efficiently, you will also need to take samples of materials used for analysis. Since many manufacturing plants run day and night, you may be required to work shifts. Some of the roles you are likely to undertake are:

  • Starting up and shutting down plant machinery
  • Monitoring plant
  • Making adjustments either by direct intervention or through a computer
  • Taking and analysing samples
  • Troubleshooting
  • Communicating with other operators, team leaders and maintenance staff to keep everybody up to date
  • Keeping the work area tidy, safe and ready for the next Process Operator on duty


Course content

  • Chemical process plant
  • Material handling
  • Outer packaging process and methods
  • Machine operation and procedure
  • IOSH health and safety
  • Employee rights and responsibilities
  • NVQ Level 2 in Process Industries and Operations
  • Technical Certificate – Level 2 Diploma in Process Technology
  • Functional Skills / Personal Learning and Thinking Skills / Employee Rights and Responsibilities


Entry requirements

Preferred results: GCSE Grades A-C in Mathematics, English & Science. Although employer requirements may vary. Successfully pass the Gen2 aptitude testing. Satisfactory reference.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact GEN II Engineering & Technology Training Ltd directly.

Last updated date: 25 June 2015
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