Our scheme meets the criteria for the Apprenticeship Standard 'Aircraft Maintenance Fitter/Technician (Fixed and Rotary Wing)'. It offers an initial accredited two-year apprenticeship and an additional two-year development phase that will provide you
with specialist hand skills, fault diagnosis capabilities and experience of
maintenance practices associated with complex aircraft mechanical and avionics
You will be working towards:
• Diploma in Aerospace and Aviation Engineering
• Level 3 NVQ Extended Diploma in Aeronautical Engineering
• Level 3 Diploma On-Aircraft Maintenance Category A
Initially, you will attend a regulatory approved 9 month residential
foundation course provided by our training partner Resource Group, using their Aviation
Technical Training facility, located at Cotswold Airport.
Development Phase Your remaining time will be spent at your new home AirTanker
Services, RAF Brize Norton, where you will participate in specialist Practical
and On the Job Training, working shoulder to shoulder with
Civilian and RAF engineers.
You will receive coaching from a dedicated training mentor coupled
with full support from the Voyager Training Service team who will guide you
through your Apprenticeship.
on successful completion of your training, you may have the opportunity to
apply for a Fleet Engineering role with AirTanker.