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Rail Infrastructure Engineering: Electrification Maintenance

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

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
  • Electrification Maintenance / Construction Fitter
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 Certificate in Rail Engineering Electrification Construction
  • NVQ Certificate in Rail Engineering Electrification Maintenance

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

  • Certificate in Rail Engineering Underpinning Knowledge

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.