Advanced Engineering Apprenticeship (Level 3)

Advanced Engineering Apprenticeships usually last four years during which time you will attend our Training Centre or a College one day per week for initial training and Further Education. The remainder of your time will be spent with your employer training in engineering.  NWTC will monitor your Apprenticeship on a regular basis to ensure you complete the relevant qualifications and where required gateway assessment and or end point assessment.

Apprenticeship options

Maintenance and operations engineering technician (MOET) L3

Electrical Technician

Mechanical Technician

Control & Instrumentation Technician

Electrical System and Process Control Technician

Electromechanical Technician

Plant Operations Technician

Recruitment period

February to August.  Most apprenticeships commence in September of each year.

How to Apply

You can register your interest in being considered for an apprenticeship, direct via our website, click on Register Now and fill in our form, include as much details about yourself as you can at this stage. 

For more details on this you can contact recruitment on 0151 522 6836.

Selection Test

You should have or hope to gain Grade C or above in GCSE Math, English, Science and a Technical subject or equivalent.

If your registration of interest in progressed you will be invited to attend our Initial Recruitment Selection Test.

Preliminary Interview

If you obtain qualifying results in the NWTC Initial Recruitment Selection Test you will be invited to attend an interview with one of the recruitment team at NWTC.  Some evidence of practical ability and an interest in engineering work would be an advantage.

Company Interviews

On successful completion of the above elements, company interviews are then arranged for the most suitable applicants.

Applicants chosen for employment by the company will normally start in September.

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Advanced Engineering Apprenticeship (Level 3)


Study options: Work-Based Learning

Advanced Apprenticeship

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