Installation Electrician/Maintenance Electrician Advanced Apprenticeship

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Level
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Type
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Duration
calendar3 Years
Location
pinLancaster & Morecambe College
Start date: 07/09/2020

An apprenticeship in a genuine job, with training, meaning apprentices learn and gain skills and professional competencies in their chosen career, whilst receiving a wage.

Apprenticeships are suitable for well-motivated people who are focussed and know which career path they want to follow. They offer high quality work-based training as an alternative to full time study.

This programme is aimed at people who are employed, or are seeking employment. You will need to be 16 years of age or over. Apprenticeships are available at level 2 and level 3.

Who is this Course for?

An apprenticeship is a genuine job, with training. Apprentices will learn and gain professional competencies in their chosen career, whilst receiving a wage. Apprenticeships are suitable for well-motivated people who are focused and know which career they want to follow. All apprenticeships offer high quality work-based training as an alternative to full time education. From April 2020, the apprenticeship minimum wage is £4.15 per hour. For further information on salaries, visit gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates.

What progression and career opportunities will I gain?

Employment / self-employment as a qualified electrician.

What are the entry requirements for the course?

3 GCSEs at grade A*-C OR a Level 2 related qualification PLUS English and maths at grade C/4 or higher.

Relevant work experience will also be considered

Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.

What does the Apprenticeship involve?

All trainees are employed within the electrical contracting industry and are indentured apprentices who will be contracted to one employer for the Apprenticeship, the period of Apprenticeship being 4 years.

At the end of the Apprenticeship the trainee will be eligible for grading as an electrician provided all of the criteria listed below have been met, together with the requirements of year 2 to 4 of the Apprenticeship.

Year 1

You will complete:

• 18 Practical Training Exercises

• Practical Assessment/Assignments

• Technical Certificate City and Guilds 2357 Level 2 (part)

Year 2

You will complete:

• Practical Training Exercises

• Assessment/Assignments

• Technical Certificate City and Guilds 2357 Level 3

Years 3 & 4

During the final years of the Apprenticeship the trainee will be employed on site, full time, during which he or she will complete his or her Apprentice training log book and develop his or her practical skills. This together with onsite practical assessment and completion of the Achievement Measurement Test, held at one of the AM2 test centres situated throughout the country, would gain the Apprentice the NVQ Level

3 qualification and make him or her eligible for grading as an electrician.

You will need to provide your own industrial clothing / overalls and safety footwear.

How will I be Assessed?

Assessment in respect of underpinning knowledge will be covered by a minimum of a pass mark in all units of the City and Guilds 2357 Certificate. NVQ assessment will be carried out on site and via log book completion by JTL.

When can I start?

This Apprenticeship starts in September 2018.

What qualification will I get?

• NVQ Level 3 Electrical Installations
• City and Guilds 2357 Level 2 and 3 Certificate in Electrotechnical Technology

What do I do Next?

For enrolment and other enquiries please phone Student & Learning Services on 01524 521385 or 0800 306306

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