Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3) in Engineering | Loughborough College

Advanced Apprentceship (Level 3) in

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An engineering apprenticeship can lead you to many possibilities. Engineers work in a vast range of environments, you will find them with employers specialising in marine, electronics, electrical power generation, car and other vehicle manufacture, aerospace, even in hospitals maintaining medical equipment or looking after the processing equipment where food and drink is manufactured and packaged.

Course Content

We currently offer engineering frameworks in:

  • Engineering Maintenance and Installation
  • This programme includes carrying out fault diagnosis and maintenance activities on equipment

  • Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering
  • This programme includes using and interpreting engineering data and operating CNC machines

  • Fabrication and Welding
  • This programme includes fabrication and welding, manual welding techniques, thermal cutting techniques, and understanding computer aided design (CAD)

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • This programme combines the skills and knowledge needed to work effectively in a range of electrical and electronic engineering activities – you will develop skills and competencies relating to your specific role, which could include an electronics assembly technician or an electronics manufacture inspector.

  • Engineering Technical Support
  • This programme includes engineering drawing, quality control, computer control programming, and integrated business operational support


  • Earn a real wage
  • Full time employment status
  • Gain nationally recognised qualifications
  • Gain a wealth of experience within the trade

Entry Requirements

To have already completed an Intermediate Apprenticeship or have five GCSEs at grade C or above in English, Maths, and a science-related subject.

Progression Opportunities

You will have the opportunity to progress to Higher Education such as HNC or HND.

Available Vacancies

  • Engineering Apprenticeships with Various employers across Leicestershire & East Midlands
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    Key Facts

    Mode of Attendance:
    The Apprenticeship course is part time to fit around your work commitments, you may be required to attend college on a day release or your tutor will visit you in the work place.

    Intermediate and Advanced Apprenticeships available.

    Before you can start an Apprenticeship, you need to be in employment. The course start dates are flexible to fit around your employer.

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    Vacancies Available:

    Engineering Apprenticeships Various employers across Leicestershire & East Midlands

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