Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeships

Key Details

  • Available at
    Llangefni, Rhos-on-Sea
  • Level
    2+3
  • Study Mode
    Part-time
  • Programme Area
    Engineering and Power Technology, Motor Vehicle Technology
  • Course Length

    24 months

  • Course Type
    Apprenticeships
  • Bilingual

    This programme is available bilingually at the following campus(es):

    • Bangor
    • Rhos-on-Sea

Course Description

This Foundation Apprenticeship and Apprenticeship in Mechanical Engineering is designed to provide the skills, knowledge and competence requirements to work at semi-skilled or qualified operator level (Level 2) or craft or technician level (Level 3) as appropriate.

They allow the apprentice to gain technical knowledge and real practical experience, along with essential and personal skills, required for their immediate job and future career.

The framework has been designed to address the skills gaps and shortages and address an ageing workforce, by attracting young people into the engineering industry and providing them with the skills, knowledge and experience which employers are seeking.

Pathways include:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Manufacturing
  • Engineering Maintenance
  • Materials Processing
  • Engineering Tool making
  • Installation and Commissioning
  • Civil Engineering

Entry Criteria

  • 5 GCSEs at grade A*-C including Maths, English, Welsh
  • Apprentices must have an employer who can cover the NVQ criteria

All places are subject to satisfactory interview.

Delivery

  • Technical training is provided in the college 1 day per week, including time in practical workshops.

Assessment

  • Completion of a portfolio of evidence
  • Work based observations
  • Theory based tasks and tests

Progression

From Foundation Apprenticeship Level 2 to an Apprenticeship Level 3 and a Higher Apprenticeship Level 4.

Would you like to apply for this course?

For Apprenticeship courses, you need to contact Busnes@LlandrilloMenai on 08445 460 460