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Engineering Manufacture: Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering

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

Warning This apprenticeship is closed to new starters from 1 August 2020

Summary of this apprenticeship framework

Level
2 (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C)
Typical length
18 months
Current funding band
Up to £4,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements
Your chosen training provider can advise you about entry requirements for apprentices.
Suitable roles for apprentices
  • CNC Operator / CNC Setter
  • Jig and tool fitter (semi skilled)
  • Machine Setter Operator
  • Machine Tool Fitter (semi-skilled)
  • Mechanical fitter (semi-skilled)
  • Moulder / Coremaker (semi-skilled)
  • Semi skilled sheet metal worker
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 Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering

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

  • Certificate in Cycle Maintenance
  • Certificate in Engineering - Military
  • Certificate in Engineering Technologies
  • Diploma in Engineering
  • Diploma in Engineering Technologies
  • Diploma in Engineering Technology
  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Diploma in Motorsport Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
  • Diploma in Vehicle Technology
  • Extended Certificate in Engineering (Specialist: Manufacturing Engineering)
  • Extended Diploma in Motorsport Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

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.