Engineering maintenance technicians service machinery and equipment in the manufacturing and production sectors.
During the apprenticeship, you will develop the skills you need to become a maintenance technician in the manufacturing sector. Throughout the course, you will study the principles and processes of either mechanical or electrical and electronic maintenance, depending on your job role.
Specialist units include:
- Fault diagnosis
- Planned maintenance
- Mechanical maintenance
- Electrical maintenance
- Fluid power
- Dismantling and replacing parts
What qualifications will you gain?
By taking an engineering apprenticeship, you can gain a variety of skills and qualifications including:
- A minimum of three NVQ Level 2 skills sets from the Performing Engineering Operations qualification
- Level 2 Award in Employment Rights and Responsibilities
- Level 2 Award in Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
- Functional skills in Maths, English and ICT (depending on your existing qualifications)
- NVQ Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering (Pathway Specific)
- Further Education Certificate – BTEC Level 3 National Diploma in your chosen pathway