Guidance

Power engineering apprenticeships

Types of apprenticeships that you can apply for in the power engineering sector.

Power engineering involves generating, distributing and making use of electric power.

Training opportunities

In the next 10 years, around 50,000 new employers will have to be recruited into the power sector.

Your training could involve maintaining the motors and transformers used in the electric process. Work in this industry can also be geared towards improving the efficiency of power systems.

Types of apprenticeships

This is a higher level apprenticeships - level 4. You could train in roles like:

  • asset management/strategy engineer
  • design and/or planning engineer
  • programme planning engineer
  • operations engineer

Apply for a power engineering apprenticeship

You can become an apprentice in England if you’re:

  • 16 or over
  • eligible to work in England
  • not in full-time education