The sector encompasses a wide range of industries which include the Aerospace, Automotive and Chemical industries. British manufacturing can thrive by playing to its strengths of design, technology, innovation and service.
By undertaking a Manufacturing qualification(s) at the appropriate level you will develop and strengthen the necessary skills to work efficiently within this key industry.
- Opportunities are available throughout the UK
- The skills learned are transferable to other occupational areas and the prospects for promotion are good
- The qualifications achieved are recognised by employers and will be a real advantage when you are thinking of promotion or applying for a job
The Apprenticeship Framework
The Apprenticeship Framework consists of a suite of qualifications, usually an NVQ, Essential Skills and a Technical Certificate. These qualifications have been agreed by the Sector Skills Council responsible for Manufacturing.
The time taken to complete the apprenticeship framework differs dependent on the sector/industry but you should expect to complete within 12 to 18 months. At induction an Individual Learning Plan is agreed and put together, personalised for your learning.
Dependent on your current job role and prior learning, learning can be undertaken at one of the following levels. Once complete you may have the opportunity to progress to the next level.
- Level 2 – Foundation Apprenticeship
- Level 3 – Apprenticeship
The Next Step
Contact one of our qualified Training Coordinators who will be able to help you decide which level is suitable for you.