Question 1 - Personal Details First Name: Last Name: Your Address Postcode: Mobile Telephone Number: Other Telephone Number (optional): Your Email: Select your Background: Select from list... Ex-Armed Forces Recent Graduate Career changer/Returner Other If assisted by Jobcenter/DWP or MoD CTP, your coach or consultants name All participants of this programme must be resident in Lancashire or Greater Manchester. If you are not sure this is the case please check Q1 on our (will open a new window so you can continue here later). Please tick the box below only if you reside in Lancashire or Greater Manchester. FAQ pages here I am resident in Lancashire or Greater Manchester Question 2 - What area of Electronics Manufacturing or Design are you interested in?
Area of Interest:
Select from list... Production Operative Production Technician Design Engineer Embedded Software Other Not Sure It is important that you understand the different work areas in the industry. Here is a summary: Production Operative - Entry level role assembling PCBs and systems Production Technician - More experienced role testing PCBs and systems Design Engineer - Advanced role designing circuits and PCBs Embedded Software - Experienced role developing custom software for production or design use Other - You have another role in mind not listed - please add in comments below Not Sure - We will help you find a suitable role for your skills Further Comments or Questions: Question 3 - Have you had any work experience in a practical/technical role? How many year of practical or technical experience do you have? Select from list... None 1 2-5 6-9 10+ Not Sure What was this role and describe the day to day tasks you performed Question 4 - What is your highest level of formal education? Select: Select from list... No Qualifications Entry Level Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Level 4 or Above Not Sure Prefer not to say In order to ensure you get the most suitable support on the programme we need to understand at what level of formal education you have gained. If you are not sure please check (will open a new window). Some example ones are listed below however please check if unsure: Gov.uk/what-different-qualification-levels-mean No Qualifications - no qualifications but possible other experience Entry Level - entry level award, Skills For Life Level 1 - GCSE/O-Level - grades 3,2,1 or grades D,E,F,G Level 2 - GCSE/O-Level - grades 9,8,7,6,5,4 or grades A*,A,B,C Level 3 - A-Level, level 3 NVQ, level 3 diploma, BTEC, Advanced Apprenticeship Level 4 or above - HNC, level 4 NVQ, Degree Please enter a summary of best qualifications, or relevant alternative experience/any other comments if you have no qualifications: Question 5 - What are your top three relevant skills and strengths? Please tick your best three skills or strengths. Please chose carefully as we will ask you further questions on your choices: Active listening Commitment Communicating Information Computer programming Creativity Dependability Drawings and Documentation Electronics Enthusiasm Energetic Friendliness General Engineering Inventiveness Methodical Working Numbers and Maths Organisation Patience Practical Ability Problem solving Research Teamwork Question 6 - What do you want to achieve from this course? How does it fit into your career plans?
Please attempt to explain in as much detail as possible as this will be used as an important piece of information to assess the application.
Question 7 - What is your employment status? The following questions are required by the UK Government to measure the success of the programme. What is your employment status? Select from list... In paid employment Not in paid employment Looking for work and available Not looking and not available Full Time Education Not Sure If you are in paid employment: Who is your current employer? What is your job title? Question 7 - Equality and Diversity Monitoring The following information is required by the UK Government to ensure accessibility to all of this programme. More information on ethnicity groups can be found at Gov.UK here. Ethnicity Select from list... Asian or Asian British - (Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, Chinese, Any other Asian background) Black, African, Caribbean or Black British - (African, Caribbean, Any other Black, African or Caribbean background) Mixed or Multiple ethnic groups - (Black & White Caribbean, Black & White African, Asian & White, Any other mixed background) Other ethnic group - (Arab, Any other ethnic group) White - (English, Welsh, Scottish, Northern Irish or British, Irish, Gypsy or Irish Traveller, Any other White background) Gender Select from list... Female Male Non-binary Prefer not to say Age Select from list... 18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+ Do you consider yourself to be in any of the following groups? (You can scroll down in the box below and hold down "Ctrl" key and click to select multiple lines if appropriate) Career changers recently out of the job market graduates not currently utilising degree returners to tech industry returners to work e.g. full time parents/carers Women BAME persons with a health condition persons with a disability person over 50 socio-economically disadvantaged recently left the armed forces Non of these apply Question 8 - Additional Information Where did you hear about Tech Lancaster and this Skills Programme? Also any other suggestions about this application process If you would like to provide additional information please upload your CV, 2 pages maximum (Upload File must be PDF or DOCX format and 2MB maximum size) Click next to upload file Last Step !
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