Improving Operational Performance: Performing Engineering Operations
This information is taken from an apprenticeship framework. It sets out what qualifications the apprentice can achieve.
- 2 (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C)
- Typical length
- 12 months
- Current funding band
Up to £4,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Your chosen training provider can advise you about entry requirements for apprentices.
- Suitable roles for apprentices
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the kinds of skills apprentices will learn.
- CNC operator
- Maintenance operative
- Metal working and Machine Operatives
- Process operator
- Quality control (batch work)
Apprentices will achieve a practical (or 'competence') qualification:
- NVQ Diploma in Performing Engineering Operations
Apprentices will also achieve a theory-based (or 'knowledge') qualification:
- Award in Awareness of the Industrial Environment
- Award in Industrial Environment Awareness
- Certificate in Cycle Maintenance
- Certificate in Engineering
- Certificate in Engineering Technologies
- Certificate in Fabrication and Welding Practice
- Certificate in Marine Construction, Systems Engineering and Maintenance
- Certificate in Metals Industries Processes
- Certificate in Positional Welding
- Diploma in Aircraft Engineering
- Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance (Civil Aircraft)
- Diploma in Engineering
- Diploma in Engineering - Military Marine and Air Engineering
- Diploma in Engineering - Weapons Engineering Maintenance
- Diploma in Engineering Technologies
- Diploma in Engineering Technology
- Diploma in Engineering Technology - Motorsport
- Extended Certificate in Engineering (Specialist: Manufacturing Engineering)
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the qualifications open to apprentices as they can change depending on individual and other circumstances.
- Professional registration
- None specified.