DE&S Engineering Management Advanced Apprenticeship Scheme

Information about the Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) Engineering Management Advanced Apprenticeship Scheme and case studies.

Apprentice applications now open at on the DE&S Website

Earn while you learn!

You could have 3 years developing, with our full support, on the DE&S Advanced Apprenticeship Scheme.

This is an amazing fully paid opportunity for you to become an engineer and have a great career with the Ministry of Defence, while also earning yourself a valuable HNC engineering qualification!

Information about the Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) Engineering Management Advanced Apprenticeship.

Scheme information


Case studies

Published 15 September 2014
Last updated 12 November 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added announcement as applications are now open.
  2. Updated to reflect the launch of the 2019 apprenticeship scheme.
  3. Content in the 'How to apply' section has been updated.
  4. Updated the page to reflect the extension to the application deadline until the 8 May 2018.
  5. Added dates for the upcoming apprenticeship events in the West of England.
  6. Removed video about the Tom Nevard competition.
  7. Added link to Plymouth advert.
  8. Added link to Civil Service Jobs for the Engineering Management Apprenticeship Bristol 2018.
  9. Added updated information about the apprenticeship scheme for 2018.
  10. Added: scheme is open for applications from 22 May until 9 June 2017.
  11. Updated to confirm that applications will open in Autumn 2017.
  12. Updated job advert: Plymouth closed for applications, until Autumn 2017
  13. Updated the Job advert links as application have re-opened.
  14. Added Bristol and Plymouth vacancies.
  15. Added information about the opening of the Advanced Apprenticeship applications and added new case studies.
  16. Added an announcement: 'Opening to Advanced Apprenticeship Applications in autumn 2016, please watch this space for updates!'
  17. Updated information about the scheme.
  18. Added awards section.
  19. Added video of the Tom Nevard Apprentice Competition.
  20. First published.