Metal Fabricator Apprenticeship AUDIO VISUAL SHEET METAL LTD

A great opportunity to join this established metal working company, AVS Ltd as an apprentice Metal Fabricator to train and develop in all areas and aspects of Metal Fabrication. The apprentice fabricator is expected to deliver their responsibilities efficiently and demonstrate a positive attitude.

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Closing date: 21 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm. - 1 Hour unpaid break at Lunchtime

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Dec 2023

  • Date posted

    11 Jul 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Responsibilities Include:

  • Fabricate and weld components using various materials and equipment
  • Complete job sheets to document your actions and ensure accurate record-keeping
  • Maintain a safe work environment by following procedures and complying with regulations
  • Keep equipment in optimal condition by following operating instructions
  • understanding of sheet metal production machinery, including CNC profiling, press brake, guillotine, folder, rolls and punches

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

  • Level 3 Metal Fabricator apprenticeship standard, including Functional Skills Maths and English, if required
  • This programme is delivered via a day-release delivery model which means that one day per week, your attendance is required at Canterbury College
  • You will work with expert Trainers to develop your knowledge, skills and behaviours within the profession
  • You will gather learning evidence, reviews and off-the-job records using your e-portfolio
  • At the end of the planned learning period, it will be agreed that you are ready to enter 'Gateway' and for your End Point Assessment to be arranged

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Potential Full-Time Employment after completion of Apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Logical


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Essential

About the employer

Avs has been producing metalwork for over 40 years, having been part of a large audio visual and lighting control business. AVS owes its success to its customer focused approach, quality, flexibility and ability to work with clients to find the right solution at the right price. We have invested in technology and people to improve and grow the business. The business maintains its values of designing and manufacturing sheet metal parts for a range of markets, providing a complete solution for all our clients from design through to all finishing processes.







ME15 9YR

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Training provider



Blue Vinall

01227 811 315

Apprenticeship standard

Metal fabricator

Level 3 (A level)

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