Engineering and manufacturing
What is this qualification?
This qualification provides learners with knowledge and understanding of a complex blend of skills, knowledge and occupational behaviours across Advanced Manufacturing Engineering disciplines. The qualification covers the advanced knowledge, understanding and skills that are required by someone working in the Advanced Manufacturing Engineering sector. It takes a hands-on approach to training.
What are the pre-requisites?
Learners must be at least 16 years old. Any entry requirements for this qualification can be found in the relevant Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Standard. Learners must have the potential to achieve all aspects of the qualification. In particular, learners should be able to demonstrate that they have the minimum levels of literacy and numeracy required to comply with the health and safety aspects of the qualification, the completion of the learning outcomes, and the assessments.
Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is predominantly for learners completing the development phase of an Advanced Manufacturing Engineering apprenticeship standard and would also like to extend their skills, knowledge and occupational behaviours. It is also suitable for learners in full time education who would like to gain an advanced level of knowledge and understanding about the sector. The qualification may also be suitable for learners who are considering a career change. The qualification has been specifically designed for a range of Advanced Manufacturing Engineering disciplines or to offer progression into a higher level of study or an Apprenticeship.