Course: Apprenticeships in Land-Based Service Engineering

Department: Engineering

Type: Apprenticeship

Duration: 24-42 months

The Course

As an apprentice you will have a job and earn a wage whilst building up knowledge and skills within the land-based service engineering industry. The Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard comprises a Work-Based Diploma in Land-Based Engineering Operations, Functional Skills (English, Maths and ICT), Emergency First Aid and Abrasive Wheels. The Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeships also include Forklift Truck Handling. 

Alternatively, you may be directed to study a framework of qualifications made up of a Work-Based Diploma in Land-Based Engineering Operations, Functional Skills (English, Maths and ICT), Employee Rights and Responsibilities and Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS). 

Units You May Study

Level 2 Apprenticeship:

  • Understanding how to use, service and maintain tools
  • Servicing and maintenance on land-based equipment
  • Servicing and repairing engines and components
  • Monitoring and maintaining health and safety.

Level 3 Apprenticeship:

  • Recognising and reducing risks in the work area
  • Monitoring the handover and installation of land-based equipment
  • Maintaining electronic control and monitoring systems.

How To Apply

Application is through out online application form, by calling 01964 553044 or by the Common Application Process (CAP).

Entry Requirements

You must have GCSE English and Maths at grade C or 4 or equivalent. For the Level 3 Apprenticeship, you must have achieved a Level 2 qualification in Engineering. For both levels, you must also pass an initial assessment, secure work as an apprentice and have one satisfactory reference.

Ashley Dodds

City and Guilds Level 3 Extended Diploma in Land-Based Technology

Ashley is travelling the world as a vehicle mechanic in the army after completing his two-year Engineering course.

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