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.
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.
Level 3 Performing Manufacturing Operations.
4 GCSEs at grade D-G/3-1 including English and maths, enthusiasm for the subject/area and to be able to work independently.
This course is aimed at those who want to expand their skill-set in the manufacturing industry and can cover different aspects of manufacturing to suit your business’s needs. Due to the flexibility of this course, it can be tailored to individual company’s needs, so units will vary. To see if we can meet your requirements please get in touch.
All students are required to study Functional Skills English and maths qualifications or GCSE mathematics and English if not already awarded a grade C/4 or higher in these subjects. If you have a grade D/3 at GCSE you will study maths and/or English GCSE. Students with a grade lower than D/3 will work towards GCSE through the study of maths and English Functional Skills. All LMC students will receive tutorial support.
This course is continuously assessed in the workplace using a range of methods including assignments and practical performances.
On completion of this course you will receive a Level 2 Performing Manufacturing Operations NVQ and a Level 2 Award in Industrial Environment Awareness, both under the Improving Operational Performance Apprenticeship Framework.
• Complete an Apprenticeship Application Form and return to: The Admissions Officer, Lancaster & Morecambe College, Morecambe Road, Lancaster, LA1 2TY.
• If you are already employed then contact Abbie Gudgeon at the College who will be happy to arrange a visit to you and your employer to discuss the Apprenticeship in more detail. They can be contacted on 01524 521466.
• If you are unemployed you can view our current Apprenticeships vacancies here www.lmc.ac.uk/schoolleavers/ apprenticeships/apprenticeship-vacancies.
• You can also visit your local Young People’s Service or Jobcentre Plus to see if there are any vacancies and look in the local papers.
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