Level 3

Engineering Technician


Approximately 3.5-4 years


Rush Green


Flexible dates


Adult 19+



This programme is designed to develop your skills in designing, building, servicing and repairing a range of engineering products and services.

It's ideal if you're keen to progress your career in aerospace, aviation, automotive, maritime defence or wider advanced manufacturing and engineering pathways.

During the end-point assessment the apprentice will need to demonstrate their competence against set skills, knowledge and behaviours targets.

Each employer will set its own requirements for entry.

Typically you'll need at least four GCSEs at grade 4(C) or above, to include English, Maths and a Science.

Complete the programme and you could launch your career in Mechatronic Maintenance Engineering.

You could alternatively look to progress to Higher Education in a related field.

Completion of the programme allows for Professional Engineering Institution recognition through EngTech registration.

For employers

Employers get help from the government to pay for apprenticeship training. See what training incentives are available for Levy and non-Levy employers.

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Where it can lead to

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.