What will the apprentice be doing?
The successful candidate will develop knowledge and skills in core aspects of acoustics at AIRO including:
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
- Environmental sound
- Building acoustics
- Laboratory and on-site testing
- Calibration activity
The apprentice will undertake a 2 year Level 4 Acoustics Technician Apprenticeship on a one day a week day release basis at London South Bank University.What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
AIRO provides competitive salaries and a supportive environment committed to the long term professional and educational development of staff. The successful completion of the Acoustics Technician Apprenticeship provides a Level 4 qualification opening doors to the next educational stages and a pathway to Membership of the Institute of Acoustics and registration with the Engineering Council.
Requirements and prospects Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Physical fitness Qualifications
GCSE or equivalent 5 subjects including English Language (Grade 4 or C minimum) Essential
A Level or equivalent 3 subjects including Maths (Grade E minimum) Essential
BTEC or equivalent Relevant subject including maths (Grade Level 3) Essential