Maintenance Operations


Engineering and Construction


Construction Trades



As part of this apprenticeship you’ll learn the skills you need to work within a maintenance team, carrying out internal and external repairs to property and buildings. This may include masonry repairs, plastering trade repairs and wood trade repairs.

Depending on the pathway taken, key units include:

  • Routine Bench and Architectural Joinery
  • Plastering
  • Painting and Decorating
  • Tiling
  • Bricklaying

Who is this course for?

This Apprenticeship is available at Intermediate level and allows you to study towards a recognised qualification whilst in paid employment. Applicants to this Apprenticeship could be a mix of age and experience. As a guide, applicants may come from a range of routes including: work or work experience training and/or experience which could include a portfolio showing what you have done, foundation learning at level 1, any of the Key Skills or Functional Skills, Young Apprenticeship, vocational or academic qualification(s).

What other experience will I gain?

This programme is designed to give you the relevant training and education required to become successful and competent in a maintenance role. Learning through practical and theory sessions at the College is teamed with work-based experience and training in order to achieve a level 2 diploma alongside an NVQ in Maintenance Operations.

Where will this lead?

Achievement of this qualification provides opportunities to progress to further qualifications and training to enhance your career such as a Level 3 NVQ Diploma, Apprenticeship or Diploma in Bench Joinery.