Manufacturing metal for engineering and engineering construction work.
3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
- Typical length
- 42 months
- Current funding band
Up to £27,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Set by employer.
- What apprentices will learn
- health and safety regulations
- planning and preparing metal for fabrication
- checking materials against detailed engineering plans
- using appropriate tools to shape and form metal materials
- inspecting and testing work against required standards
- apprentices without level 2 English and Maths will need to achieve this before taking the end-point assessment
- Professional registration
Apprentices will be eligible to register with the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and Royal Aeronautical Society.
- End-Point Assessment
- More Information
The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.