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Bus and Coach Engineering and Maintenance: Mechanical and Electrical

This information is taken from an apprenticeship framework. It sets out what qualifications the apprentice can achieve.

Summary of this apprenticeship framework

Level
3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
Typical length
24 months
Current funding band
Up to £9,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements
Your chosen training provider can advise you about entry requirements for apprentices.
Suitable roles for apprentices
  • Bus Coach Electrical and Mechanical Diagnostic Technician
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the kinds of skills apprentices will learn.
Qualifications

Apprentices will achieve a practical (or 'competence') qualification:

  • NVQ Diploma in Bus and Coach Engineering and Maintenance (Mechelec)

Apprentices will also achieve a theory-based (or 'knowledge') qualification:

  • BTEC Diploma in Principles of Bus and Coach Engineering and Maintenance (Mechanical/Electrical)
  • Diploma in Principles of Bus and Coach Engineering and Maintenance (Mechanical/Electrical)

Your chosen training provider can advise you about the qualifications open to apprentices as they can change depending on individual and other circumstances.

Professional registration
None specified.