Accrington Grinding Co Ltd

Apprentice Tool and Cutter Grinder


Accrington Grinding Co Ltd

Training Provider:


Weekly wage £152.10
39.0 hours per week Monday to Thursday, 8am - 4:45pm; Friday, 8am - 2pm
duration: 13 months
start: 27 September 2019
Intermediate(level 2)
Process Manufacturing (apprenticeship standard)
20 September 2019 (application closing date)
Apprentice Tool and Cutter Grinder based in Accrington


Duties to include:

  • Learning to re-sharpen and manufacture all types of industrial cutting tools
  • Operating appropriate machinery
  • Learning all aspects of manufacturing a variety of industrial cutting tools
  • Manufacturing a range of blades and discs
  • Working to health and safety regulations

Future Prospects

To continue onto full time employment.

Skills Required

Must have good practical ability and a good knowledge of health and safety.

Qualities Required

  • Keen and willing to learn
  • Practical ability
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Work well in a team

Qualifications Required

No formal qualifications required.

Training Provided

  • Level 2 NVQ in General Manufacturing
  • Level 2 Technical Certificate
  • Level 1 Functional Skills in English and maths (where applicable)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

Work based learning.