Pressure, control and storage at National Grid

Start Date:
Programme Type:
Apprenticeship - Advanced Level (Level 3)
£16,000 monthly
Review Date:
May 2016

Review Score


1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis:


I go around my patch maintaining gas pipes, adjusting pressures and carrying out checks

2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?


I have gained more social skill because of meeting lots of new people , hand skills by completing lost of tasks like fileing, soldering and drilling . Also, I have gain independence by driving to new locations and staying away from home.

3. To what extent do you enjoy your programme?


To the extent I am wonder what task I am going to be up in the week. Every day is different

4. How valued do you feel by National Grid?


I feel value by national grid because they invest a lot of money in equipment and training for me to recieve.

5. How well organised/structured is your programme?


The programme requires a timetable and I am to look at it to see what I am doing in that specific week.

6a. How much support do you receive from your training provider?


I recieve support if I ask for support

6b. How much support do you receive from your employer?


If I need support there are people I can contact within Grid to get it.

7. How well does your salary/package meet your costs?


My salary is good and expensives are payed for.

8. Are there many opportunities outside of work?


Ye , nation grid offers many opportunities through the ethanet and the patch

9a. Would you recommend National Grid to a friend? *


9b. Why? *

The pay is good, the job is good and the social side is good

10. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to National Grid? *

Plenty of work experience and enthusiasm

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