Our 2018 intake Apprenticeships

If you have been offered an Apprenticeship with one of our employers, we would like to wish you congratulations and good luck! Are you excited for the new term but wondering what you need to do, here is all the information you need for your enrolment and induction.

We will send joining instructions to you and your new employer, this will have all the information you will need to join our training programme and your enrolement date.

Enrolment is taking place from the 29th August – 6th September 2019. Please check with your employer on what day you are booked onto.

If you have not got your joining instructions by the 28th August 2019, then please check with your employer and call us on 01634 298807 and speak to Laura or Harry, the Engineering Administration Team.


Engineering Induction Dates – Apprenticeship Training

1st Year: Level 3

  •  10th September 2019 – 13th September 2019

All Level 3 Apprentices will need to be at the IPS Training centre at Northbank House at 8.15am for a 9am start. You will need to sign in at the reception. You will then wait in a designated area for further instruction.

1st Year: Level 2

  • 9th October 2019  (5 Hours)

8:30am start at the IPS Training centre.

Induction: What should I wear and bring?


As you can see in the picture above of last year’s inductions you can be in casual clothing but please be suitable for an engineering environment.

If you are on Workshop Inductions (Level 3’s) please also bring PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) with you, this includes safety boots and overalls/workwear.


  • Pen and Notebook
  •  Form of Identification
  • National Insurance Number
  • Certificates of GSCE’s or any relevant qualifications.

2nd Year

For second year Apprentices coming back for their second year BTEC on day release, the first day is:

  • 2nd September 2019


IPS International look forward to seeing you soon! If you need to find us or would like to speak to someone, please visit our Contact Us page.

Check out our Engineering Apprenticeship offerings