Level: 2 (Intermediate)
Duration: 13 – 18 months
GCSE C/4 or above (or be able to achieve these grades) in Maths and English.
An interest and knowledge about the chosen apprenticeship pathway should be demonstrated.
An apprenticeship job is required. You can find your employer or KITS can help you with this.
Apprentices will cover both the theoretical and practical aspects of jobs including diagnosing and repairing electrical units, as well as locating and rectifying simple electrical faults. You will learn how to enhance electrical system features and how to conduct pre and post vehicle inspections.
This Level 2 course will be assessed from the following elements:
E portfolio evidence
On- Programme knowledge tests
You will be employed in industry, earning a wage whilst gaining the skills and qualifications throughout your apprenticeship course.
On completion of your Level 2 Qualification you can progress onto the Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship.
What can you expect once you are qualified?
Dependant on the employer, an Auto Electrical Technician will work around 40 hours a week from Monday to Saturday. This can include shift and overtime work.
*Once you are qualified you could expect to earn between £18,000 – £35,000 a year.
*Please Note: The figures used are meant as a guide only and can vary from employer to employer and may be dependent on the geographical area.