Apprentice Security Engineer COHORT SECURITY SOL LTD

Due to business demand Cohort Security Solutions are now looking to recruit 1 apprentice who can develop and grow within the business. The successful individuals will get the opportunity to work for an establish employer and become a multi disciplined engineer.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 30 Aug 2024

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

    8am-5pm Days TBC

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    03 Jul 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Initially the apprentice will work alongside a lead engineer, learning and developing in the field of security. This is a field based role.

Duties include but not exclusive to:

  • Installation of system
  • Maintenance of systems
  • Repair of systems
  • Commissioning and programming of systems

The training you will be getting

Skills for Security will deliver the apprenticeship training in block release.

You will be required to complete all training tasks allocated during your block release weeks at the training centre and gather any site evidence needed to supplement your studies.

You will be required to complete an annual assessment at the training centre and take part in any additional training courses that the company require you to complete.

Functional Skills English and Maths if required.

Fire emergency and security systems technician

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

To become an independent and abled engineer within the business.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Attention to detail


GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Desired
GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade 4-9) Desired

Things to consider

This is a 36 month apprenticeship, full commitment is needed.

About the employer

Whether you own a domestic or a commercial premises we can personalize and tailor our services to meet your needs. As a leading security company you can count on us to always secure your premises efficiently and provide you with a 24/7 service you can trust. With our team arranging a free survey for you we can make sure you are getting exactly what you need.




Cohort Security Solutions Ltd, 4a Hartham Lane


SG14 1QN

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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Fire emergency and security systems technician

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Aug 2024