Learner Profile: Ben
Ben began his Level 3 Mechatronics Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship in 2019 following military service.
On achieving a Distinction in his Level 3 Mechatronics Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship, Ben is in the process of starting a Higher National Certificate in Lead Maintenance.
Ben decided to do an Apprenticeship when he met with employers at a job fair and believed that the route related to his career goals, both short and long-term, since leaving the military. He is supported by his company and aspires to have a long and successful career, with the desire to succeed and be a great role model for his two children. Ben is progressing with his academic studies with a goal of moving into management.
"It is massively beneficial to gain knowledge, qualifications and experience all at the same time."— Ben, FILTROX Carlson Ltd.
To those considering an Apprenticeship, Ben says that “the qualifications gained are well respected within industry, and with dedication, is the start of a bright and successful career”.