Guidance

Apprenticeship standard: post graduate engineer (approved for delivery)

Describes the job role an apprentice will be doing and the skills required of them by the advanced manufacturing sector.

Documents

Apprenticeship standard for a post graduate engineer

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Assessment plan for a post graduate engineer

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Details

This document is relevant to:

  • employers wanting to recruit an apprentice
  • training organisations working with employers to make the apprenticeships available

The approved standard outlines the skills, knowledge and behaviours required of the apprentice and the job they will need to be able to do by the time they have completed their apprenticeship.

Employers involved in creating this standard

If you’d like to get involved and contribute to the development of the post graduate engineer standard, please read the guidance for trailblazers, and email the trailblazer contacts: mark.donnelly@baesystems.com and john.bool@harrodsaviation.com.

The standard for a post graduate engineer was developed by:

  • BAE Systems plc
  • Semta Limited
  • Airbus Group
  • The Institution of Engineering and Technology
  • Gama Aviation Ltd
  • Harrods Aviation Ltd
  • British Airways
  • Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group
  • University of Sheffield
  • UTC Aerospace Systems
  • Resource Group
  • MBDA (UK) Ltd
  • Cranfield University
  • Kingston University
  • University of the West of England
  • GTA England Ltd
  • Rolls-Royce plc
  • NFEC Ltd
  • GKN Aerospace
  • Royal Aeronautical Society
  • Royal Air Force Cosford
  • Royal Navy
  • Cooper & Turner
  • Nikken Kosakusho Europe Ltd
  • Edward Pryor & Son Ltd
  • Newburgh Precision
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers
  • Siemens plc
  • Jaguar Land Rover
  • Leonardo Helicopters UK
  • Babcock International Group
  • Mersey Maritime Group
  • Toyota Motor Manufacturing (UK) Ltd
  • BMW
  • The Engineering Employer Federation

Funding information for employers and training organisations

Funding band: 15

Funding band maximum: £27,000

Read the apprenticeship funding rules for further information.