Engineering and manufacturing
What is this qualification?
This qualification EAL Level 2 Diploma in Maritime Defence Engineering covers the specific skills, knowledge and behaviours for a range of maritime defence engineering manufacturing disciplines which have been developed in consultation with sector industry specialists and training providers to ensure that it meets the needs of industry, employers and apprentices and covers a range of apprenticeship standards devleoped across the maritime defence engineering manufacturing sector.
Typical job roles include:
• Maritime mechanical fitter
• Maritime electrical fitter
• Maritime pipeworker
• Maritime fabricator
The qualification will provide progression onto other suitable and appropriate Level 3 and Level 4 engineering and manufacturing qualifications.
What are the pre-requisites?
Apprentices must be at least 16 years old. There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification; however centres should ensure that the apprentice have the potential to achieve this qualification. Apprentices must have the minimum levels of literacy and numeracy to complete the learning outcomes and the external assessment.
Who is this qualification for?
- Apprentices working towards a relevant apprenticeship standard,
- Apprentices looking to advance to the development phase of a relevant apprenticeship standard.