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Fire, Emergency and Security Systems Apprentice SAFETECH SYSTEMS LTD

A Fire & Security Apprenticeship with us will see you building new skills within installation, servicing and fault-finding of Fire & Security systems. This opportunity will combine on-the-job and classroom learning. If you are successful, we will offer a competitive salary and a pension in addition to the opportunity of learning this field.

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Aged 16-18 @ £4.81 per hour. Aged 18-20 @ £6.83 per hour. Aged 21-22 @ £9.18 per hour. Aged 23+ @ £9.50 per hour. + Performance related bonus

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5:30pm (but flexible to suit job) 40 hours a week. Overtime required (paid at 1.5x) to suit job.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    06 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Installation of Fire & Security systems
  • Maintenance / servicing
  • Fault-finding
  • Learning and following relevant Health & Safety standards
  • Observing and learning a wide range of engineering skills
  • Following instructions

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • This is a Level 3 Fire emergency and security systems technician standard.
  • You will be required to attend College as a block release.
  • The training centre / college is based in Watford but can be subject to change.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Once qualified, you will be given offered a career path within our Company, i.e. Maintenance & Small Works / Installation & Commissioning / Fire or Security or Both. This will be dependent on your strengths and skills set shown in your 3 years of learning.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Math (Grade 4) Essential

Things to consider

* A Full UK Driving licence will be required by the end of your 2nd year as you will be required to travel regularly. * Some work may be based away from home, which would include overnight stays where we will cover all accommodation costs. * No criminal record - security screening required. Full details to be discussed during interview.

About the employer

Established since 1999, Safetech Systems Ltd is an independent, family-run Fire & Security business located in West London. We provide a range of Fire & Security services to a range of domestic and commercial client base.









Manpreet Kaur Grewal

020 8848 6000

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Apprenticeship standard

Fire emergency and security systems technician

Level 3 (A level)

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