Engineering Study Programme

Appris are delighted to offer its first Study Programme, in partnership with Aspire Igen.

Open to all 16 to 19 year old students, each of the three specific mechanical engineering pathways below are designed to lead to apprenticeship opportunities with over 150 engineering companies across West Yorkshire.

The study programme is tailored to each student, linking their initial starting point to their potential achievement grades. Work experience and enrichment activities include:

  • Work experience at a local engineering and manufacturing business
  • Maths and English for students who have not achieved grade A*-C/9 to 4 GCSE in these subjects
  • Work preparation support
  • If eligible, access to Bursary Scheme

The programme is only open to students that have completed the Appris Online Recruitment process.

Level 2 Mechanical Engineering Programme

(two Qualifications)


36 Weeks


Monday 0830-1630 hrs

Wednesday 0830-1630 hrs

Friday 1230-1500 hrs


BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering

EAL Level 2 Diploma in Machining

Entry Requirements

Maths Grade 4 (C) GCSE or above

Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Programme

(Maintenance Bias)


36 Weeks


Tuesday 0830-1715 hrs

Thursday 0830-1715 hrs

Friday 1015-1500 hrs


Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Maintenance Bias)


Maths Grade 6 (B) GCSE or above


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Important Information

Expectation of a Study Programme Student

  1. To be diligent and punctual at all times.
  2. To be respectful of peers, employers and teaching staff in accordance with Appris’ policies.
  3. To commit to and attend all aspects of the programme.
  4. To keep records or work, take part in a periodical review process.
  5. Meet SMART targets set by teaching staff, and to undertake to achieve these objectives and outcomes within an agreed timescale.
  6. To notify Appris as soon as possible, of non-attendance .
  7. To inform Appris of any health issues which may affect your learning.
  8. To notify Appris of a change in circumstances.
  9. At all times behave in a safe and responsible manner, in accordance with the requirements of Health & Safety legislation, Safeguarding and PREVENT.
  10. To take part in learner surveys about the quality of your programmes.