New apprenticeships Engineering Technician
This apprenticeship is designed as a 42 month programme.
This standard consists of 13 occupations including: Mechatronics Maintenance Technician, Engineering Technical Support, Machinist, Aerospace Manufacturing Fitter, Maritime Fabricator, Product Design and Development Technician, Toolmaker, Tool and Die Maintenance Technician and Aircraft Maintenance Fitter/Technician (Fixed and Rotary Wing).
Engineering Technicians take responsibility for the quality and accuracy of the work they undertake within the limits of their personal authority. They also need to be able to demonstrate a core set of behaviours in order to be competent in their job role, complement wider business strategy and development. This will enable them to support their long term career development.
Engineered and manufactured products and systems that Engineering Technicians work on could involve mechanical, electrical, electronic, electromechanical and fluid power components/systems.
Apprentices without level 2 English and maths will need to achieve this level prior to taking the End-Point Assessment.
For those with an education, health and care plan or a legacy statement, the apprenticeship’s English and maths minimum requirement is Entry Level 3. A British Sign Language (BSL) qualification is an alternative to the English qualification for those whose primary language is BSL.
There are mandatory qualifications that can be seen on the On-programme information.