CAREER & PROGRESSION OPPORTUNITIES
NCATI OFFER A RANGE OF COURSES TO PROGRESS ONTO INCLUDING:
- LEVEL 3 ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION (ENGINEERING)
- LEVEL 4 CERTIFICATE IN HIGHER EDUCATION HIGH SPEED RAIL AND INFRASTRUCTURE
- LEVEL 5 FOUNDATION DEGREE (FDSC) HIGH SPEED RAIL AND INFRASTRUCTURE
- LEVEL 6 BSC HIGH SPEED RAIL AND INFRASTRUCTURE
You can also apply for and secure employment in a range of disciplines including rail, infrastructure and engineering. Some industry employers also offer graduate programmes once you have achieved a degree, leading to direct employment with them on completion.
Railway People: A useful website that lists available vacancies in the rail industry posted by rail companies www.railwaypeople.com
You can apply for a range of university degree programmes at your choice of university and once you have achieved a degree, you may want to consider a Masters degree (MA) ‘What Uni’ allows you to search for universities that offer Masters and Postgraduate degrees programmes www.whatuni.com
Some universities also offer degree apprenticeships, ‘What Uni’ allows you to search for universities that offer degree apprenticeships www.whatuni.com
You may want to consider and apply for an apprenticeship, these are available at a range of levels from level 3 to level 7, they are often known as higher-level apprenticeships from level 4 up.
Register on the UK Government apprenticeship vacancy website and use the drop-down menus to filter your level of apprenticeship and the field of industry you want. Rail, engineering, and infrastructure companies can register all their apprenticeship vacancies on this site www.gov.uk/apply-apprenticeship