Course details

Course length

Minimum of 4 years

Lecture/workshop days - dates/times

80% is on-the-job learning. The remaining 20% is through 'blended learning' - a combination of face-to-face and online teaching. Face-to-face sessions are usually delivered in blocks and we can be flexible, arranging them to fit around the workplace.

Entry requirements

Employment requirements

You must be in paid employment for at least 30 hours per week and your employer must agree to cover the costs of the apprenticeship.

Academic requirements

Employers usually set their own selection criteria and entry requirements and we can work with them on this. However, typically an applicant might be expected to have level 3 qualifications, such as:

In addition, candidates will typically have level 2 qualifications such as 5 GCSEs at Grade C or above, including in Mathematics, English and a science, technology or engineering related subject.

Fees and funding

The cost will be paid for by the employer.

More details for employers

The cost of this apprenticeship will normally be in line with the funding band £27,000 but we will consider individual agreements, depending on student numbers and your involvement.

If you pay into the Apprenticeship Levy, this funding will be used. If you don't, generous government subsidies are available - talk to us to find out more.

How to apply

You will need to apply through your employer. However, you can find out more from us - please see below for contact information.

Contact us

EnquiryEmailPhone
Apprenticeships Hub apprenticeships@derby.ac.uk +44 (0)800 001 5500 

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Course details

Course length

Minimum of 4 years

Contact us

EnquiryEmailPhone
Apprenticeships Hub apprenticeships@derby.ac.uk +44 (0)800 001 5500 

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