Mechanical Engineering

Level 2 Mechanical Engineering
Intermediate Apprenticeship

Level 3 Mechanical Engineering
Advanced Apprenticeship

Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship
in Engineering

Why choose a Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeship with us?

Why choose a Mechanical Manufacturing Apprenticeship with us?

The Improving Operational Performance framework incorporates Performing Engineering Operations Level 2, which equips apprentices with the basic skills and knowledge to carry out a range of engineering processes at semi-skilled and operator level. The pathway ensures that business processes are planned and executed as efficiently as possible, identifying and, minimising waste whilst ensuring the highest quality.

The Mechanical Manufacturing pathway covers the following units:

QPEO2/001: Working Safely in an Engineering Environment

QPEO2/002: Working Efficiently and Effectively in Engineering

QPEO2/003: Using and Communicating Technical Information


QPEO2/005: Producing Components using Hand Fitting Techniques

QPEO2/011: Preparing and Using Lathes for Turning Operations

QPEO2/012: Preparing and Using Milling Machines


QPEO2/014: Preparing and Providing CNC Machine Tool Programs

QPEO2/016: Preparing and Using CNC Milling Machines