Group Training Development (GTD Engineering Students) – Apprenticeship (Standard)
The units on this course range from an introduction to work through ERR, Health and Safety fundamental knowledge, skills to practise in multi engineering disciplines. These courses are designed for individuals who are in employment in an apprenticeship role.Our pass rates are high compared with national benchmarks, 100% of completing students achieve grades above Pass.Please use this application if you are coming to college through the Group Training Development route.
The framework includes:
– The NVQ (vocational assessment)
– The technical certificate
– Functional skills (for those who do not hold the required GCSE grades) in numeracy, communications and ICT
– Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PTLS)
– Employees Responsibilities and Rights (ERR).
A range of assessment methods are used throughout the framework which varies from on-line tests, assignments, practical tasks and observations.
4 GCSEs at Grade D or equivalent or above to include maths and English. You must have secured employment in order to start this programme and have a good basic education. Some employers will ask for GCSEs in English and maths at level C or above. Enthusiasm for your subject and a willingness to work hard are essential.
Upon completion of this apprenticeship, you could further develop your knowledge through a higher level apprenticeship.
Facilities and resources
As an apprentice, you will have full access to the college facilities.
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Why Petroc should be your first choice
Petroc offers high quality education and training across North and Mid Devon. We provide outstanding learning, excellent facilities, strong connections to employers and a supportive environment to help you fulfil your education goals and set you on your path to the career of your dreams.
We offer a supportive and inclusive environment where you can flourish and feel a valued member of the college and wider community.
Our teaching spaces and facilities are some of the best in the region, providing stimulating and true-to-life learning environments.
We’ll provide you with the experiences you need to be ready for employment or the next step on your educational journey.