Apprenticeship Recruitment Open Day

Wednesday 7th February 2024

We are sorry you couldn’t make it to our open day, but don’t worry!

We will be holding drop in evenings throughout the next few months to answer any questions you may have about apprenticeships.

Watch this space for our Open day gallery, coming soon!

Apprenticeship Recruitment Open Day

DATE: Wednesday 7th February 2024


All are welcome, come along and see how we can help you!

If you are someone looking for a change in career or a school leaver wanting to be an  Engineering apprentice, our open day is the place for you!
We have an amazing facility here at Elevated Knowledge and it’s bigger than it looks from the outside!

Come along and explore our Machining and Hand fitting shop floor with many fantastic machining exhibits created by our talented apprentices and staff. Marvel at our spacious, fully equipped  electrical bays and our fascinating PLC and Electronics Area.

Be amazed at the expert skills in our state of the art Welding area, and lets not forget the new Lift Installations Section which is currently under construction.

Meet our staff and current apprentices who will be only too happy to offer information & guidance on your future career pathways and answer any questions you may have.

We will be open from 10am until 8pm with guided tours every 15 minutes from 4pm (last guided tour at 7:30pm).

We will have an abundance of prospective employers waiting to meet with you and discuss the requirements for their upcoming apprenticeship vacancy. This could be the night you meet your first boss!

Companies who will be exhibiting with us on the evening of the Open Day between 4pm and 7:30pm

Click on the company names below to reveal a little more about the companies who will be exhibiting with us at the Open Day.

Click the logo on the information, this will take you to their web page so you can find out more about the companies who may be recruiting this year.

ANSA Elevators

ANSA Elevators

Established in 1999, ANSA Elevators are a highly-skilled and dedicated team delivering lift maintenance, repair, modernisation and new installation services for a wide range of customers and industries across the UK. ANSA Elevators offer apprenticeship pathways in all areas of the business ensuring the continuous improvement and development of their workforce. All of their engineers are NVQ3 (Lift Servicing and Installation) qualified and many are QCF4 (Testing Operations) or higher.

Arrow Engineering

Arrow Engineering Components

Arrow Engineering are based is Salford and have been established for over 42 years. They pride themselves on providing a fast response when replacing break-down parts to local process companies in the Food and Drink industries. They carry massive stocks of  off the shelf mechanical parts and manufacture bespoke items to drawing or sample.

Belman Engineering

Belman is an internationally recognised designer and a manufacturer of Expansion Joints and Bellows. Belman, headquartered in Denmark, has entities in United Kingdom, Russia (Closed), Poland and India, and is 100% owned by MOU Holding in Denmark. Belman provide high-quality customised Expansion Joints. They believe their investment in continuous development is a significant reason for their success. As a result, their position in the market is now firmly established as a recognised global supplier.

Comelit-PAC Ltd

Founded in 1956, Comelit Group SpA is an industrial company operating on a worldwide scale and specialising in the design and manufacture of video entry, video surveillance, anti-intrusion, home automation, access control and fire protection systems. The company has a strong international vocation thanks to its close ties with the area in which it was created and in which its headquarters are still located today. Comelit-PAC & GDX have over 60 years combined experience in developing and manufacturing robust, versatile and scalable security solutions, suited for any application and environment that are easy to install and maintain.


Flueclean installations services limited

Flueclean have been providing Commercial and Industrial heating services throughout the North West for over 50 years. Their service team are highly trained, providing the best customer experience possible, which reflects in their long trading history. Flueclean Install, Service and Maintain all aspects of heating equipment, from small office boilers to large industrial steam boilers. They provide services from Gas Safety Inspections, Tightness Testing and Annual Servicing, right through to Boiler Replacements and Plant Room Renovations and are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.


Established in Scotland in 1982, Howco has expanded worldwide, serving industries with the most demanding expectations, in the most challenging geographical and climatic conditions imaginable. Whether it is supplying an oil drilling platform in the North Sea, a gas installation in the Arctic Circle or a wind farm in Norway, our clients expect – and get – world class products, underpinned by world class relentless support.


Hubbell/Hawke International is dedicated to upholding their reputation as pioneers and leaders in the industry. Their commitment to innovation in connection solutions is unwavering, and they continually seek new avenues for providing cutting-edge solutions. They are focused on developing globally certified Cable Glands, Enclosures, Connectors, and connection solutions that consistently surpass the expectations of their customers. For over 60 years, they have been safeguarding people and assets in some of the world’s most challenging environments. Hawke’s products, endorsed by industry giants such as Shell, Esso, Chevron, SBM, and more, have consistently been the preferred choice for companies seeking strength and reliability in harsh and hazardous areas.

Knowsley Lifts

Knowsley Lift Services are one of the largest and most respected independent lift companies. Covering the whole of the UK, we specialise in maintenance, repair, installation, modernisation and disabled access in the elevator and escalator sector. The company thrives on a customer centred and flexible approach whilst still offering unrivalled value for money and technical expertise.

Mettler Toledo

Based in Salford, Mettler Toledo are a worldwide organisation with manufacturing facilities located in the USA, Germany, the UK, Switzerland, and the People’s Republic of China. Mettler Toledo offer precision instruments and services for many applications in research and development, quality control, production, logistics and retail to customers around the world. They offer a wide array of services, including a comprehensive weighing service portfolio, laboratory balance services, industrial scales service, equipment support and other measuring equipment services.

MitchElectronics (Demonstration only company)

    MitchElectronics, a UK-based designer and manufacturer of electronic kits, modules, and educational resources. With over ten years of experience in the field of electronic kit design, our mission is to produce the best resources for those learning about electronics, including high-quality kits, in-depth kit instructions will circuit explanations, in-browser simulations, and guides that are both easy to read and understand. All of our electronic kits are double-sided and through-hole plated, meaning that it is virtually impossible to damage pads and tracks. The use of a high-grade FR4 substrate not only makes our PCBs practically impossible to break, but also makes them extremely resilient to rough handling and years of use. As such, educators who want to build kits for demonstrations can rely on their designs for many years, teaching students throughout the years.


Based in Hazel Grove, Nexperia are part of a worldwide organisation who are the leading experts in the development and production of essential semiconductors. Their products find applications across various industries, from automotive and industrial to power, computing, consumer, mobile, and wearables. With a commitment to innovation and sustainability, our components set benchmarks in efficiency, empowering our global customer base to develop energy-efficient and cutting-edge solutions.

We offer a range of accredited engineering apprenticeships

Are you an employer?
The EKL Apprenticeship Programme
offers a valuable solution to address the current and future needs of your business while tackling any skills shortage you may be experiencing.

Enquire about exibiting opportunity on our 2024 Open Day! 

Our range of accredited engineering apprenticeships:

  • Electrical Apprenticeship
  • Electronic Apprenticeship
  • PLC Apprenticeship
  • Mechanical Apprenticeship
  • Lift Maintenance & Safety Apprenticeship
  • Maintenance Apprenticeship
  • Fitting Apprenticeship
  • Fabrication & Welding Apprenticeship
  • Business administrator Apprenticeship (Level 3)
  • Lean manufacturing operative Apprenticeship (Level 2)

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Trained personnel

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What We Offer

EKL Apprenticeship Programme


The EKL Apprenticeship Programme offers a valuable solution to address the current and future needs of your business while tackling any skills shortage you may be experiencing.


By participating in this program, you can ensure that your workforce of the future possesses the necessary skills, knowledge, and dedication to drive your business’s ongoing development.


Through our planned recruitment initiatives, you will have the opportunity to bring experienced employees of various age groups into your organisation. This strategic approach allows you to proactively plan for future workforce requirements, whether it be due to expansion plans, or the retirement of personnel.


By recruiting apprentices through the Elevated Knowledge Apprenticeship Programme, you can effectively and affordably train and retain younger workers who bring fresh perspectives and energy to your team.

Streamlining your recruitment

Our experienced recruitment department helps with expanding your workforce.  All our applicants undergo rigorous testing and interviews during the application process, guaranteeing that you will only be presented with candidates who are truly suitable for your business.


Discovering the ideal apprenticeship for your needs: Elevated Knowledge have a dedicated team who are here to help you to have a seamless recruitment process. Our apprenticeship advisors will help you to choose the standard and units that most benefit your company.