Apprenticeships at Tungsten Training Centre

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Why an apprenticeship?

    Apprenticeships are available at multiple levels. From school leavers, people upskilling in their careers and complete career changes.

  • Earn while you learn.
  • High-quality training.
  • Hands on in workshops learning a skilled trade.
  • Great future earnings potential.
  • Get paid and recieve holiday leave.
  • Be on a career path with lots of future potential.

Courses available at Tungsten:

Tungsten Training Centre offers:

– Plumbing & Domestic Heating Technician:

Level 3

48 months

Max Funding £21,000

5% Employers Contribution being £1,050

or

– Installation Electrician & Maintenance Electrician:

Level 3

42 months

Max Funding £18,000

5% Employers Contribution being £900


Why Tungsten Training Centre?

  • At Tungsten Training Centre we pride ourselves on delivering quality courses through site experienced skilled tutors and knowledgeable staff.
  • Our teaching workshops have been specifically designed to create “real-life” working environments in big open spaces, our theory classrooms are bright and airy with plenty of space for you to learn while feeling comfortable and relaxed.

Frequently asked questions

Do I need an employer to do the Level 3 course?

Yes, the level 3 course requires you to attend training 1 day per week and work on site the rest of the week with an employer in the industry to create your level 3 apprenticeship standard. For more information on this please visit https://www.apprenticeships.gov.uk/ or give us a call on 01273 934278 for a chat about how we can support you with this.

What are the entry requirements?

Ideally you will need to have achieved a Grade C or Grade 4 and above in Maths & English: however if not achieved you will undertake Level 2 Functional Skills.

You will also be required to undertake an initial assessment prior to enrolment to determine learning levels.

How long will my apprenticeship last?

Plumbing & Domestic Heating Technician,
Level 3,
48 months.

Installation Electrician & Maintenance Electrician,
Level 3,
42 months.

Do I get paid to be an apprentice?

Your employer should pay you the national minimum wage for an apprentice in the first year of your apprenticeship regardless of age. After your first year and after you turn 19 your employer should pay you the minimum wage for your age bracket. For further information on this please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

Will I be qualified in my chosen trade on completion of my apprenticeship?

We will work with you to ensure that all elements of the standard are achieved so that you are prepared to undertake your End Point Assessment (which is undertaken by an external body) and providing this is achieved you will be qualified.

Do I have to pay?

No as there is government funding available for people aged 16-18

For people aged 19 and above, your employer is responsible for any fees required to fulfill your level 3 apprenticeship standard.

How to apply

To apply for your place at Tungsten Training Centre please fill in our online application form.

Once we have received your application you will be invited into the Centre for an application day, where you will be able to see some of the workshops and meet some of the team.

Whilst at the Centre you will be asked to complete an initial assessment which forms part of your application, once completed we will contact you to confirm your place if applicable.

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Or call us on 01273 934278

During office hours and ask for Caroline Towner, for further information or questions you can also email: Caroline Here

Testimonials

“TTC is a brilliant college which provides a lovely working environment for students with any ability. you learn many skills here which benefit and help you in college or out at work?? I would recommend TTC to anyone looking for a enjoyable and hard-working apprenticeship.”

Jordan

“I would highly recommend Tungsten Training Centre to any individual looking to expand their skillset. They offer a wide range of Apprenticeships & Courses which will help you develop your skills and learn a useful trade. I have been attending TTC since September 2016 and I am coming to the end of my 3rd year. I feel I have come a long way since the start and the course has massively assisted in my day to day role as a Trainee Project Manager.”

Danny

“I’m a student at Tungsten completing my 3rd year as an electrician. I highly recommend this training centre as they go above and beyond to help each student. Spencer.”

Spencer