What will the apprentice be doing?
Main duties will include:
· Tig Welding
· Mig Welding
· Metal fabrication
· Other General Engineering Tasks
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
- The learner will be studying the Level 2 General Welder Apprenticeship standard qualification.
- Day release to West Suffolk College.
- Functional skills will be studied if equivalent qualifications are not held.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?It is expected that apprentices may progress to a full-time permanent position in the company with the opportunity to progress into other roles and responsibilities.
Reality CheckThe apprentice will learn to weld metals using TIG and MIG processes. They will also learn to use metal fabrication tools such as rolls, press and folder.
Skills RequiredAttention to detail, Logical
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 3-9) Essential