Scottish Power plc

Scottish Power plc - Apprenticeships

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Training & Profiles

The Apprenticeship combines technical skills training with academic study and on-the-job learning, alongside our expert team. When you successfully complete the Apprenticeship, you’ll become a qualified Craftsperson in a specific discipline within the power industry with the following skills and qualifications:

  • Level 2 Diploma in Electrical Power Engineering
  • Certificate in Electrical Power Engineering Distribution & Transmission
  • Functional skills in English and Maths
  • Knowledge of employee rights and responsibilities.

Application Procedure

Stage 1 - Online Application with Dependability Questionnaire
Stage 2 – Online Occupational Ability tests
Stage 3 – Telephone Interview
Stage 4 – Assessment Centre which comprises of practical tests
Stage 5 - Competency Based Interview
Stage 6 - Pre-Employment Suitability Screening

Please note that all successful candidates will undergo pre-employment suitability screening that will include drug and alcohol screening.


Where Apprentices can help make a world of difference

Scottish Power operates in the UK and is part of the Iberdrola Group, a global energy company and current world leader in wind energy,as well as holding the accolade of being the world’s No. 1 renewable energy developer. Scottish Power is now looking for apprentices to join and make a difference across the companies that come under the Ibedrola umbrella within the UK including Scottish Power Generation Holdings Ltd (SPGHL), Scottish Power Energy Networks Holdings Ltd (SPENHL), Scottish Power Renewable Energy Ltd (SPREL) and Ibedrola Engineering and Construction (IEC).

Surround yourself with investment and growth

With £6bn investment planned for our network, things certainly won’t be quiet for the apprentices who come to join us. If you have the commitment and enthusiasm, you’ll be able to take advantage of some of the best training and development opportunities in the industry.And with the skills and experience you’ll gain here in high demand, you can be sure of an interesting, fulfilling and meaningful career.