Apprentice at Network Rail

Start Date:
Programme Type:
Apprenticeship - Advanced Level (Level 3)
£8,618 annually
Review Date:
May 2016

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


I am training to become a Track Maintenance engineer. is study in Portsmouth for the first 9 months and then will work from my local depot doing various roles in engineering.

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


yes the qualifications are new to me and I have developed my skills at bench fitting

3. To what extent do you enjoy your programme?


I have thoroughly enjoyed the programme it is well structured and well organised.

4. How valued do you feel by Network Rail?


I feel very valued.

5. How well organised/structured is your programme?


the programme is well structuredd and organised and the delivery of the education at Babcock engineering academy in sultan is very high.

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


I receive support whenever it is required.

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


I receive support whenever it is required.

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


the salary is the only downside but it is understandable due to the amount of money network rail pays to educate us.

8. Are there many opportunities outside of work?


yes there are great gym activities and sports events organised.

9a. Would you recommend Network Rail to a friend? *


9b. Why? *

because there are a huge amount of career aspects after the apprenticeship and I feel valued as an employee.

10. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Network Rail? *

learn about the past of the company as this will help with the interview process.

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