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Engineering Maintenance - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)


Apprenticeship outline

We’ll help you develop more advanced skills in a range of engineering areas, to give you a flexible qualification covering electrical, maintenance and mechanical engineering.

You will be mainly based at your workplace, coming into College one day a week to complete the underpinning knowledge and portfolio building to compile the evidence you need for your qualification.

Depending on your chosen career path, you’ll take one of the following routes:

  • Engineering maintenance
  • Engineering toolmaking
  • Electrical/electronic engineering
  • Engineering technical support
  • Mechanical manufacturing engineering
  • Installation and commissioning engineering

How to apply for this apprenticeship

You can register your interest in an Apprenticeship by emailing your CV to

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Study location Highfields Jesse Boot Avenue, Science Park, University Boulevard, Nottingham, NG7 2RU

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Engineering Manufacture - Engineering Maintenance - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)


24 - 42 months

Level Level 3
Entry requirements
  • You will need to be employed for a minimum of 30 hours per week in a relevant job but we can assist you in finding a placement
  • You will also need GCSEs at grades A* to C/9 to 4 or equivalent in English Language and Maths. Some employers may require additional qualifications depending on the role

Adults who are aged 19+ with appropriate industry experience but without the necessary qualifications are welcome to apply.

All applicants will be required to undertake an assessment in English and maths prior to enrolling.


You will be assessed in the workplace for your practical skills and will produce portfolios of evidence to show your understanding of the knowledge required.

  • Higher apprenticeship or HNC in a related area

Career opportunities include:

  • Engineering maintenance and engineering toolmaking
  • Electrical/electronic engineering
  • Mechanical manufacturing engineering
  • Installation and commissioning engineering
  • Fabrication, welding and sheet metal
Additional information

You will be required to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) at all times when using tools/machinery.

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