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Engineering Manufacture: Engineering Technical Support

This information is taken from an apprenticeship framework. It sets out what qualifications the apprentice can achieve.

Summary of this apprenticeship framework

Level
3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
Typical length
42 months
Current funding band
Up to £9,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements
Your chosen training provider can advise you about entry requirements for apprentices.
Suitable roles for apprentices
  • CAD draught person
  • Measurement and control technician
  • Metrology inspector
  • Quality control inspector
  • Technical support engineer
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the kinds of skills apprentices will learn.
Qualifications

Apprentices will achieve a practical (or 'competence') qualification:

  • NVQ Diploma in Engineering Technical Support
  • NVQ Extended Diploma in Engineering Technical Support

Apprentices will also achieve a theory-based (or 'knowledge') qualification:

  • 90-credit Diploma in Engineering
  • BTEC Diploma in Aerospace and Aviation Engineering (Development Technical Knowledge)
  • BTEC Diploma in Business
  • BTEC Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment
  • BTEC Diploma in Manufacturing Engineering
  • BTEC Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
  • BTEC Diploma in Operations and Maintenance Engineering
  • BTEC Extended Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
  • BTEC HNC Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • BTEC HNC Diploma in General Engineering
  • BTEC HNC Diploma in Manufacturing Engineering
  • BTEC HNC Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
  • BTEC National Diploma in Engineering
  • BTEC National Extended Certificate in Engineering
  • BTEC National Extended Diploma in Engineering
  • BTEC National Foundation Diploma in Engineering
  • Certificate in Engineering Maintenance on Military Vehicles and Equipment
  • Certificate in Engineering Technologies
  • Diploma in Aeronautical Engineering
  • Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance (Military Aircraft Electricals and Avionics)
  • Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance (Military Aircraft Mechanical)
  • Diploma in Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • Diploma in Engineering
  • Diploma in Engineering Technologies
  • Diploma in Engineering Technology
  • Diploma in Maintenance Engineering Technology
  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Extended Diploma in Aeronautical Engineering
  • Extended Diploma in Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • Extended Diploma in Engineering
  • Extended Diploma in Engineering Technologies
  • HNC in Engineering
  • Subsidiary Diploma in Engineering
  • Subsidiary Diploma in Engineering Technologies

Your chosen training provider can advise you about the qualifications open to apprentices as they can change depending on individual and other circumstances.

Professional registration
None specified.