Engineering Design and Draughtsperson, Level Three Apprenticeship

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This apprenticeship is suitable for candidates progressing from intermediate level to advanced Level, or those with relevant prior experience. The programme can focus on electrical engineering, control & instrumentation, mechanical engineering, piping or structural engineering, depending on the particular job role of the learner.

What will I study?

  • Computer Aided Design (CAD) 2D and 3D
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Design and Implementation of Engineering Solutions
  • Problem Solving in Design

How will I be assessed?

Achievement of the course is dependent on passing the end point assessment. The end point assessment will consist of a knowledge test, practical test and structured interview. An accredited qualification may also be included, dependent on the job role and requirements of the individual and employer.

Entry requirements

Many apprenticeships do not have formal entry requirements other than you must be working in an appropriate job. Call us for details of the entry requirements of the apprenticeship you're interested in. East Riding College does advertise some apprenticeships with a job attached on behalf of employers. Go to for details.

What next?

You could progress to a level 4 engineering course or apprenticeship.

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 2021 Part-Time Spring Course Guide