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School Leaver / 16 - 18 yr Old Adults Employers Apprenticeships

Engineering Operative Apprenticeship Standard Level 2

Engineering Operatives are predominantly involved in engineering operations which are key to the success of the Manufacturing and Engineering sector allowing employers to grow their business while developing a work force with the relevant skills and knowledge to enhance the sustain the sector.

The role covers a wide range of common and job specific skills sets that can be transferred across the manufacturing engineering industry sectors during the course of their careers. Dependent on the sector that they are employed in there may be subtle differences in terms of composition and application of the job role specific skills and knowledge they will require, however the core skills and knowledge will be the same regardless of the sector/area they work in.

  • Entry Requirements

    4 GCSEs at grade 4 (D) or above, including maths and English


    A level 1 engineering qualification with maths and English at level 1

  • Course Length

    How long is this course?

    18 Months

    When does this course start?


    How many hours / days per week is this course?

    Day release

  • Additional Information

    What qualification will I achieve?

    EAL Diploma in Engineering Operations (skills)

    EAL Certificate in Engineering Operations (knowledge)

    Level 1 in English and maths (a pre-requisite for entry on to the apprenticeship)

    How is my course assessed?

    The end-point assessment has two distinct components:

    Practical observation to assess the apprentices application of skills within the apprentices place of work or in a suitable environment away from the workplace (e.g. In an approved centre))

    Professional discussion to holistically assess knowledge, skills and behaviourss across the standard and will be informed by reflective portfolio

Starting 06/09/2021



Duration 18 Months

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