Advanced Apprenticeship Scheme in Engineering

Earn while you learn!

Have three years developing, at our expense, on the Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) Advanced Apprenticeship scheme. This is an amazing fully paid opportunity to become an engineer with the Ministry of Defence, while also earning yourself a valuable HNC engineering qualification along the way!

We offer you:

  • Probably the most exciting engineering apprenticeship scheme in the UK, giving you the opportunity to work with a huge range of weapons and other defence equipment
  • Massive investment in your training and development
  • An engineering Advanced Apprenticeship scheme that takes you all the way through to an HNC Engineering qualification, and beyond, at our expense
  • More than a job, it’s an amazing career too!

Qualifications required

If you have 5 GCSEs (C or better, including maths, English and a science) you could join this Ministry of Defence, Defence Equipment and Support Advanced Apprenticeship scheme.


Apply online via our website.

This scheme is the first exciting step in your engineering career with the Ministry of Defence.

The MoD is an equal opportunities employer.