Apprentices from a variety of engineering and technology apprenticeships share their experiences.
Ashok was surprised to discover how interesting and exciting life as an engineering apprentice at Rolls-Royce could be. Through his apprenticeship he’s had the chance to gain a degree, get hands-on at work and even travel!
Sarah’s passion for understanding how things work led her to a career in engineering and an advanced apprenticeship at Rolls-Royce, which has seen her work closely with the local community to promote engineering in schools.
At the IET Apprenticeship Conference Joe Walters, 24, talked about his early career, his move into engineering and his willingness to take a pay cut to train as an apprentice at Arup. Watch a video of his presentation here [new window].
Sara was awarded the 2013 Mary George Memorial Prize for an Outstanding Apprentice for her determination and drive to succeed in all aspects of her career as well as her STEM volunteering work.
Alex moved from A levels to an apprenticeship and hasn’t looked back. He feels in just a few months he’s been able to grow his skills massively and is loving learning on the job!
Studying the dynamics of F1 cars could have seen Patrik on track to a mechanical career, but he changed gear for an apprenticeship at Hardide Coatings where, like the motorsport world, it is all about performance.
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