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Shaping the Future for Engineering
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Thinking about becoming an engineering apprentice?

The fast moving environment of engineering can be an exciting and hugely rewarding career. We are equipped with the latest manufacturing equipment - Computer Aided Design (CAD), Computer Aided Manufacture (CAM) and our new Hydraulics Bench, we are here to invest in you and your future in this dynamic industry.

We will bring you together with an employer who is keen to build a good working relationship with you, sustain their business and offer you a very worthwhile career. Over three and a half years you will receive high quality on the job training with your employer and on day release at our specialist facility, earning and learning to achieve advanced qualifications that will stand you in good stead for life.

Working with employers committed to helping develop your potential within their business and our highly qualified trainers, themselves professional engineers, you can be assured of plenty of support and guidance whenever you need it.

So, if you're looking for a career with plenty of interest, opportunity and earning power we're glad you've found us!

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How do I become an Advanced Engineering Apprentice?

If you're thinking about an Engineering Apprenticeship please complete one of our online application forms, fill it in with as much detail as you can. We also require an up to date copy of your CV. 

Once we have received your application form we will invite you to sit a DTA Assessment Test. 

We recommend you have 4 GCSE's (C and above) in Maths, English, Science and ICT or equivalent. As part of your Advanced Apprenticeship you will be required to sit Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT should you not have a C or above.  

For more information please contact us either via email on info@derwenttraining.co.uk or Tel: (01653) 697698


How do I find an Engineering Apprentice for my business?

As an 'employer led' training centre of excellence, we are here to work with you - recruiting, identifying, training and retaining skilled young engineers at minimal cost to your business.
For more information, contact Howard Cooper on 01653 697698 or via email on howard@derwenttraining.co.uk


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