This publication was withdrawn on
This standard is no longer available and has been replaced by the engineering technician standard.
Describes the job role that an apprentice will be doing and the skills required of them by the automotive sector.
These documents are 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.
This standard is ready to use.
Employers involved in creating this standard
If you’d like to get involved and contribute to the development of the product design and development technician standard, please read the guidance for trailblazers, and email the trailblazer contact: email@example.com.
The standard for a product design and development technician was developed by:
- BMW Group UK
- GTA England
- Institution of Mechanical Engineers
- Jaguar Land Rover
- Toyota Manufacturing UK
- Vauxhall Motors
Funding information for employers and training organisations
Funding band (6 = highest 1 = lowest): 6
Maximum core government contribution: £18,000
Read the funding rules for apprenticeship standards for further information.