Level 4 Engineering Manufacturing Technician Apprenticeship

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The broad purpose of an Engineering Manufacturing Technician is to provide specialist technical support for engineers, so that organisations can develop, produce or test new/existing products, processes, or procedures to meet a customer specification in terms of quality, cost and delivery, as efficiently and effectively as possible. Engineering Manufacturing Technicians gather information and data from a range of sources and analyse the information/data. They will make decisions, solve problems and produce and/or update technical documentation, reports or specifications covering areas such as quality, reliability, production schedules/targets, costing or other technical documentation that informs others, either internally or externally what needs to be done such as how a product must be designed, manufactured, tested, modified, maintained, stored, transported, commissioned or decommissioned.

What will I study?

  • Higher National Certificate in Engineering
  • Knowledge, skills and behaviours in preperation for the end point assessment

How will I be assessed?

A range of on-screen multiple-choice examinations and centre marked practical/theory assessments.

Entry requirements

  • 5 GCSE's at Grade C (Grade 4/5 in the new numerical GCSE grading system) to include English and Maths
  • L3 Engineering qualification or relevant equivilant experience.

What next?

A career as: Manufacturing Engineer Quality, Manufacturing Production Engineer, Manufacturing Procurement Engineer, Quality Engineer, Costing Engineer, Test and Commissioning Engineer, Installation Engineer, Process Engineer, or Production Support Engineer

Additional information

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Higher Education Apprenticeship Guide Full-time Course Guide 2020 Part-Time Autumn Course Guide