(Please note: In the video above, the term 'Craft Apprenticeship' refers to the 'Trainee Manufacturing Technician' and the term 'Technician Apprenticeship' refers to the 'Trainee Technical Support Technician', as below)
Applications for 2019 are now closed, they will be reopening in January 2020, for an August 2020 start.
About Niftylift Training Programme/Apprenticeships
Niftylift offers various Engineering Training Programmes which all include a College-based Apprenticeship & an In-House Training Plan:
- Level 2 Trainee Manufacturing Technician
- Level 3 Trainee Manufacturing Technician
- Trainee Technical Support Technician
What are the benefits of a Niftylift Training Programme/Apprenticeship?
The Niftylift training programme provides many benefits and opportunities. The work-based learning program offers high-quality on-the-job training, paid at a competitive rate with additional benefits. The off the job training is undertaken at Milton Keynes College where you will study to gain an industry-recognised qualification.
Who can apply for a Niftylift Training Programme/Apprenticeship?
The Niftylift Engineering Training Programme / Apprenticeship Schemes are available for anyone over the age of 16 qualified at GCSE level or have an equivalent Level 2 qualification. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, have good manual dexterity and problem-solving skills. For further information on the entry criteria for each apprenticeship we offer, please visit the links above.
What can a Niftylift Training Programme/Apprenticeship lead to?
On successful completion of a Training Programme / Apprenticeship all individuals will have the opportunity to continue their studies, with the possibility (reviewed individually based upon grades and business requirements) of achieving any of the following qualifications:
- HNC (Higher National Certificate)
- HND (Higher National Diploma)
- BSc (Bachelor of Science)
Following successful completion of a 4 Year Training Programme/Apprenticeship there will be various permanent career opportunities within the following Niftylift departments:
- Product Development
- Product Testing
- Product Design
- Production & Manufacturing Engineering
- Quality Assurance
Who are our training providers/partners?
Niftylift works with the following training providers:
- MK College
- Northampton University
How do I apply for a Niftylift Training Programme/Apprenticeship?
Please send all applications back via email or post from January 2020.
What happens next?
If you are a successful applicant you'll be invited in for an initial interview and assessment at Niftylift. You will also be invited for an interview and assessment at Milton Keynes College. Interviews and Assessments will commence in March 2020.
Thank you for showing an interest in Niftylift and good luck with your application!