What you will do in your working day
You'll be making a sustainable difference in people's lives, shaping cities, reimagining transport and transforming nuclear energy. And with the opportunity to work across Cities & Development, Nuclear & Power, Transportation, Water or Environment, you'll decide where you want your career to go.
Here's what your role as an apprentice will involve:
The training you will be getting
- Developing your skills in a wide range of exciting projects
Learning and using relevant design software
- Being involved in client meetings and assisting in building key client relationships
- You'll get to understand and learn digital skills, to help us harness technology in new ways
- Your mentors will support you as you study towards nationally recognised qualifications and accreditation
- You'll have dedicated time to spend at college or university to focus on your studies
- Degree Apprenticeship Standard: Electrical/Electronic Technical Support Engineer level 6
This standard has been designed to meet the professional standards of the Engineering Council for initial registration as an Engineering Technician (Eng Tech) in partnership with the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Further professional development and registration is subject to candidates successfully completing the appropriate learning, developing the appropriate competence, and undergoing professional review.
You'll gain the professional skills you need for a successful career, including business awareness and product design standards and legislation.
You'll learn through:
- Part-time study at Sheffield Hallam
- Work-based learning assignments
- Real time demonstrations
- Investigative project work
- Portfolio work
Functional Skills in English and maths if required.What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
Learn electrical principles and specialisms across electronic and embedded systems.
Gain design and implementation skills and apply them in projects on the job.
Study a range of electrical and electronic engineering specialisms, including the design and implementation of networks using communications and signal processing techniques, appropriate engineering management, and instrumentation and control systems.
Work towards chartered engineer status to help you advance your career.
This apprenticeship is co-designed with a range of industry partners, including a local, national, and international network of leading manufacturers and engineers.
This course meets theembedded electronic systems design and development engineer apprenticeship standardandelectrical or electronic technical support engineer apprenticeship standard.
Requirements and prospects Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental Qualifications
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics, English and Science or Technology (Grade 5 GCSE's at Grade C/4 or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent Any (Grade C) Essential
A Level or equivalent Mathematics (Grade B) Essential
A Level or equivalent Science (Grade B) Essential