Duration: 3 years
Structure: 25 weeks training plus on-the-job experience
Location: NCC Norfolk and your workplace
Date: See How to apply below
Funding: See Funding below
This apprenticeship course covers all the basic principles you need to learn to become a plant mechanic and work on the engineering team of a plant or plant hire company
You’ll learn how to service and repair machines and equipment, including replacing parts and checking and calibrating instruments.You’ll study everything from basic engineering skills to the latest technological advancements in electro-hydraulics and computerised control systems.
You’ll also gain competence in:
The recommended qualifications are four GCSEs (grade D or higher).
To help us assess your suitability for the course, you'll need to:
You will be paid while you learn.
The following CITB grants are available for employers to fund their apprentices on this course:
If you applied for your apprenticeship through the Education and Skills Funding Agency, only applicants aged between 16 and 18 who have not been placed on a training scheme before are guaranteed full funding.
Call 0300 456 5037 for course dates and how to apply.
You can be assessed for higher NVQs at the National Construction College. We provide details to all trainees.