Senior Metrology Technician
Managing teams that use, design and repair equipment for taking measurements.
5 (equivalent to foundation degree)
- Typical length
- 36 months
- Current funding band
Up to £21,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Set by employer. Must meet certain medical standards of physical health.
- What apprentices will learn
- identifying measurement needs
- how to measure accurately and what can cause uncertain results
- mathematical techniques, including statistics, data analysis and measurement calculations
- decision making
- leadership and coaching
Before taking their end-point assessment, apprentices must have achieved level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 3 to 1 or D to G)
- Professional registration
Apprentices who complete this apprenticeship will be eligible to apply for Incorporated Engineer (IEng) and Registered Scientist (RSci) status.
- How apprentices are assessed
A government-approved organisation must assess apprentices towards the end of their apprenticeship.
This end-point assessment ensures apprentices achieve the skills, training and any qualifications necessary to complete their apprenticeship.
You can download the assessment plan from the Institute for Apprenticeships. There are no end-point assessment organisations for this apprenticeship yet. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you urgently need an end-point assessment organisation.
- More Information
The Institute for Apprenticeships has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.