West coast thermal aims to enroll new apprentices every year, to add to our growing skilled work force. 


An Apprenticeship refers to an on-the-job training program during which the candidate completes a framework of qualifications.

The Thermal Insulation Engineering Apprenticeship consists of on and off the job training over three years.

Learners wishing to complete an apprenticeship will work alongside experienced staff to gain job-specific skills.

West Coast Thermal are proud of their record of taking on local school leavers and providing them with excellent apprenticeships. Apprentices will become qualified Thermal Insulation Engineers (T.I.E.’s) following a 4 year course managed through the TICA scheme based at Darlington.

During the course of the apprenticeship the candidate will complete the following qualifications.

> NVQ Level 2 in Thermal Insulation Engineering

> Certificate in Thermal Insulation Engineering Level 2

> Functional Skills in English

> Functional Skills in Maths

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