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What is Gen2?

Gen2 is the UK's leading provider of apprenticeships and short courses for engineering, manufacturing, and business sectors. If you get one of these apprenticeships, you'll train on the job, whilst being taught by industry leading specialists. In fact, you'll even get a wage.


Gen2 Application Form

If you have chosen to apply for a Gen2 apprenticeship then your first step is the application form. This is where you'll fill in your personal details, education, and career choice. Once you have completed and submitted your application, you will receive further information via email, which includes an invitation to take the Gen2 aptitude test for the type of apprenticeship you wish to do.


What Are the Gen2 Aptitude Tests?

For every apprenticeship that you apply for, you have to take one of the Gen2 aptitude tests. There are 3 main categories to the aptitude test: general engineering, business administration, and technical specialist trainee scheme (TSTS). Each apprenticeship has specific application tests to complete in order to be considered for the programme. The different sections of each Gen2 aptitude test are outlined in the table below: 

General Engineering Technical Business
Technical Numerical  
Mechanical    
English Language
Visual Thinking  
Verbal Reasoning  
Accurate Calculations  
Numerical Reasoning    
Understanding Instructions    
Spatial    
Deductive Logical Reasoning    

Preparing for the Gen2 Aptitude Tests

In order to ensure that you give yourself the best chance of success in the Gen2 aptitude test, you have to prepare for it. At JobTestPrep, we have extensive practise materials that give you full preparation for the real thing. Along with our Gen2-style aptitude test practice questions, our pack contains valuable explanations and methods to give you the knowledge of how to prepare as well as the skills needed to succeed.

For more information about these apprenticeships, their application processes and tests, please visit the following pages:

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