Your SDA Apprenticeship
Successful applicants will undertake a comprehensive program of study associated with the Engineering Technician Standard, on a 3-year advance engineering apprenticeship with a planned start date of September 2021.
Where you’ll be based
The apprenticeship is initially based in Plymouth, with year 1 full time at a local training provider studying for Level 2 Diploma and Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Engineering.
During years 2 and 3 Apprentices will have the opportunity to carry out 4 six-month technical-focused project team placements in our Waterfront locations around the UK, including: Abbey Wood, Bristol; Barrow in Furness; HMNB Clyde; Plymouth, and Faslane and Rosyth in Scotland.
During your placements you will also complete a level 3 Diploma in Advanced Engineering qualification throughout work-based placements, and an HNC in Marine Engineering
Opportunities after your apprenticeship
Once fully qualified, there may be opportunities for continued professional development (CPD) to gain further qualifications funded through the department.
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The Submarine Delivery Agency (SDA)
The Submarine Delivery Agency (SDA) is an Executive Agency of the Ministry of Defence (MOD).