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Start date: 01/09/2017 - SGS Stroud
End date: 31/07/2018
Duration:
Course length: Apprenticeship available throughout the year
Qualifications: Apprenticeship Advanced Level 3
Code: N/A
Cost: N/A

SGS Stroud

Stratford Road
Stroud
Gloucestershire
GL5 4AH

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Main Fax: 01453 753543

Email: info@sgscol.ac.uk

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Advanced Apprenticeship in Engineering Manufacturing

Apprenticeship

Course summary

The Advanced Apprenticeship in Engineering Manufacturing framework is aimed at those who wish to pursue a career in mechanical manufacturing engineering. This framework has been designed to address the skills gaps and shortages identified by employers and to address the issue of an ageing workforce, by attracting young people into the engineering industry and providing them with the skills, knowledge and experience that employers are seeking.

What will I study?

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Manufacturing, including:

  • Complying with statutory regulations and organisational safety requirements
  • Using and interpreting engineering drawings and documents
  • Working efficiently and effectively in engineering
  • Milling
  • Turning
  • Bench fitting techniques

Optional units can be chosen within:

  • Machining
  • CNC machining
  • Tool setting
  • Fitting and assembly
  • Mechanical overhaul and testing
  • Level 3 BTEC National Diploma in Engineering
  • Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT (where applicable)
  • Employment rights & responsibilities
  • Personal learning & thinking skills

Entry criteria minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade A*–B, to including Maths and Science and grade A*–C in English and Design Technology. Equivalent qualifications and prior experience will be considered.

Location

Stroud Campus.

Dates & Costs

Advanced Apprenticeship in Engineering Manufacturing

Start date: 01/09/2017
End date: 31/07/2018
Course length: Apprenticeship available throughout the year
Qualifications: Apprenticeship Advanced Level 3
Code: N/A


Start End Time Campus
01/09/2017 31/07/2018 SGS Stroud