Higher Certificate in Engineering in Manufacturing Engineering (Apprenticeship)A two year Level 6 Technician Apprenticeship, with 70% of time spent in the workplace, and 30% in GMIT
Location: Galway - Dublin Road
NFQ Level: 6
Programme Duration: Two years
Mode of Study: Full time
Entry Requirements: Pass (Grade 06 or better) in five leaving certificate subjects, two of which must be maths and a language (English or Irish): 250 CAO points: In the case of a mature student (over 23yrs), an industry interview is required.
If you are a Production Operator/Technician, who wants to train or retrain in the engineering and manufacturing sectors and work as a Manufacturing Technician, then this course is for you.
- Learning and Innovation Skills
- Electrical Science
- Essential Engineering Science
- Manufacturing Engineering 1
- Essential Engineering Maths 1
- Industry Module 1
- Quality 1
Manufacturing Technicians provide a technical support function for manufacturing operations, including troubleshooting equipment and process issues, validation and qualification activities of the manufacturing site.
This Apprenticeship is a 2 year programme, with an approved employer, with 70% of the time spent on the job and the remaining 30% spent in GMIT.
Interested students should apply through their employer.
Medtech & Polymer Apprenticeships Manager
Tel: +353 (0)1 605 1727
Email: Trish Breen
The manufacturing apprenticeship programmes have been developed by the Irish Medtech Association, the business association within Ibec, along with Galway Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT), co-ordinating provider, and representatives from the medical technology sector.