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Engineering Manufacture: Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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 £12,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements
Your chosen training provider can advise you about entry requirements for apprentices.
Suitable roles for apprentices
  • Electrical design engineer
  • Electrical Engineering Technician
  • Electronics Assembly technician
  • Electronics technician
  • Electronics Manufacture Inspector
  • Electronics Manufacture Technician
  • Industrial Electrician
  • Measurement and Control Technician
  • Test Technician
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 Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • NVQ Extended Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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

  • 90-credit Diploma in Engineering
  • BTEC Diploma in Manufacturing 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 HNC Diploma in Operations 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 Technologies
  • Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technology
  • Diploma in Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • Diploma in Engineering
  • Diploma in Engineering Technologies
  • Diploma in Engineering Technology
  • Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
  • Extended Diploma in Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • Extended Diploma in Engineering
  • Extended Diploma in Engineering Technologies
  • 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.