What you will do in your working day
An EDAS Aerospace apprentice develops the digital and practical skills need to complete 6 on the job placements spanning a wide cross-section of engineering branches over the first 3 years, coupled with other key development activities. During this time, you will gather evidence towards a Level 4 Diploma in Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing.
In years 4 and 5, you will start to specialise in a specific engineering discipline e.g. Aerodynamics, Systems Engineering, Support Engineering from a number of Air Engineering programmes such as Typhoon, US Programmes, Tempest, Hawk.
The training you will be getting
• Level 4 Diploma in Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing.
• BEng (Hons) Degree in Aerospace Engineering.
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
Around 95% of apprentices choose to stay on with us. And as a global business there are a world of opportunities - whether you decide to stay in the UK, or explore an overseas role.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working
GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSEs Including Mathematics, Science and English (Grade A*-C or 9-4 (or equivalent)) Essential
Other two STEM based subjects (Grade 96+ UCAS Tariff points) Essential
Things to consider