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Apprenticeship Standard - Level 3 Engineering Fitter ST0432

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Apprenticeship Standard - Level 3 Engineering Fitter ST0432Available for Enquiries
Course Details
Location Castleford Campus
Level Level 3
Start Date September
Duration 42 months
Time of Day Day
Mode of Study Apprenticeship
Awarding Body EAL
Offering Code ASL3EFT1S000
 
Course Overview

The broad purpose of the occupation is to produce complex high value, low volume components or assemblies in full or part, using machines, equipment or systems, to the required specification. For example, turbines, cranes, gearboxes, production lines, rigs and platforms. Fitters may typically have a mechanical, electrical, electronic, control systems, pipe fitting or instrumentation bias or operate across multiple disciplines depending on the type of assembly. To produce or re-furbish the components fitters will interpret drawings/specifications and plan their work, for example ensuring they have the right tools, equipment and resources to complete the task to the required specification. Fitters are required to check their work against quality standards and make adjustments as required based on their knowledge. On completion of the task a fitter will hand over the product and prepare the work area for the next task by checking equipment meets the standards required to operate. They may be based in a workshop or clients premises - this may include hazardous environments.

Further information can be found:

https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/engineering-fitter/

What you will Study

English & Maths
Apprentices without level 2 English and maths will need to achieve this level prior to taking the End-Point Assessment. For those with an education, health and care plan or a legacy statement, the apprenticeship’s English and maths minimum requirement is Entry Level 3. A British Sign Language (BSL) qualification is an alternative to the English qualification for those whose primary language is BSL.

Other mandatory qualifications
Level 3 Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge)
Level 3 - Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Technical Knowledge

Further information can be found:

https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/engineering-fitter/

How you will Learn The course is delivered by a mixture of theory and practical work, both at college and in the workplace.
How you will be Assessed There will be continuous assessment of both your practical skills and theoretical knowledge.
Entry Requirements

Candidates must have an employer willing to support the requirements of the apprenticeship standard.

Individual employers will set the selection criteria for their apprentices.

Most candidates will have achieved GCSE grade A-C, 4-9 or above in English and Maths and a STEM-related subject at Level 2 prior to commencement of apprenticeship.

If you do not have these, we can assess your current level of literacy/numeracy.

Attendance Expectations A mixture of day release & employer based.
Fee Information Please contact: The Business Development Team on 01924 789469.
Further Study This standard aligns to the core engineering skills required for similar occupations in other industries. It meets the professional standards of the Engineering Council for registration as Engineering Technician (Eng Tech) by an appropriate Professional Engineering Institution.
How to Apply Please complete an apprenticeship application form.
 
If you require an application form please contact Course Information on 01924 789111.
For Further Details

Please contact Apprenticeship Recruitment on 01924 789469 or email apprenticeships@wakefield.ac.uk

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Course Groups (W) Apprenticeship
Subject Area (W) Engineering
Client Group (W) 16-18
Client Group (W) 19+
Client Group (W) Apprenticeships
Search Ref (W) 59519
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Information last amended: 24 June 2022 11:14

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