Further education and skills – collection

Apprenticeship standards

New apprenticeship standards developed by employers.

Contents

  1. Apprenticeship standards approved for delivery
  2. Apprenticeship standards in development
  3. Accountancy standards
  4. Actuarial standards
  5. Adult care standards
  6. Advanced manufacturing standards
  7. Aerospace standards
  8. Airworthiness standards
  9. Ambulance services standards
  10. Automotive standards
  11. Automotive retail standards
  12. Aviation standards
  13. Bespoke tailoring standards
  14. Bid and proposal standards
  15. Boatbuilding standards
  16. Building services engineering standards
  17. Bus, coach and HGV standards
  18. Business standards
  19. Butchery standards
  20. Children, young people and families standards
  21. Community sport
  22. Composites standards
  23. Construction standards
  24. Conveyancing and probate standards
  25. Courier standards
  26. Craft standards
  27. Creative industries standards
  28. Customer service standards
  29. Defence standards
  30. Dental health standards
  31. Digital industries standards
  32. Early years standards
  33. Earth sciences and geology standards
  34. Education and training standards
  35. Electrical and electronic appliances standards
  36. Electronic systems standards
  37. Electrotechnical standards
  38. Energy and utilities standards
  39. Energy management standards
  40. Engineering, design and draughting standards
  41. Entrepreneurship standards
  42. Equestrian standards
  43. Event management standards
  44. Facilities management standards
  45. Farriery standards
  46. Fashion standards
  47. Financial services standards
  48. Fire & rescue standards
  49. Fire emergency and security systems standards
  50. Food and drink standards
  51. Furniture standards
  52. Golf greenkeeping (horticulture) standards
  53. Groundsmanship standards
  54. Hair and beauty standards
  55. Healthcare standards
  56. HM Armed Forces standards
  57. Horticulture and landscape standards
  58. Hospitality standards
  59. Housing standards
  60. Human resources standards
  61. Insurance standards
  62. Land-based engineering standards
  63. Law standards
  64. Leadership & management standards
  65. Life and industrial sciences standards
  66. Live events standards
  67. Logistics and supply chain standards
  68. Management consultancy standards
  69. Maritime standards
  70. Media standards
  71. Non-destructive testing standards
  72. Nuclear standards
  73. Painting and decorating standards
  74. Papermaking standards
  75. Plumbing & domestic heating standards
  76. Project management standards
  77. Property services standards
  78. Public sector standards
  79. Public service standards
  80. Rail design standards
  81. Rail engineering standards
  82. Recruitment standards
  83. Refrigeration air conditioning and heat pump (RACHP) standards
  84. Retail standards
  85. Saddlery standards
  86. Security management standards
  87. Sport & physical activity standards
  88. Structural steelwork standards
  89. Surveying standards
  90. Thermal insulation standards
  91. Transport standards
  92. Travel standards
  93. TV production & broadcasting standards
  94. Video games standards
  95. Visual effects standards
  96. Welding standards

The standards show what an apprentice will be doing and the skills required of them, by job role. Standards are developed by employer groups known as ‘trailblazers’.

More standards will be published as they are developed and approved.

Apprenticeship standards: list of occupations available

For more information about the reforms, funding and the trailblazers, please refer to the apprenticeship changes page.

Assessment plans

Each apprenticeship standard has an assessment plan produced by ‘trailblazers’ (employer-led groups that are developing the standards).

Standards showing (ready for delivery) include an approved assessment plan and are ready for employers and training organisations to use.

Apprenticeship standards approved for delivery

  1. Apprenticeship standards approved for delivery

    • Guidance

Apprenticeship standards in development

  1. Apprenticeship standards in development

    • Guidance

Ambulance services standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: associate ambulance practitioner

    • Guidance

Bespoke tailoring standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: bespoke tailor and cutter (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance

Bid and proposal standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: bid and proposal co-ordinator

    • Guidance

Boatbuilding standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: boatbuilder (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance

Business standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: business administrator

    • Guidance

Butchery standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: butcher (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  2. Apprenticeship standard: advanced butcher

    • Guidance

Composites standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: composites technician

    • Guidance

Construction standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: highway electrician / service operative (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  2. Apprenticeship standard: construction technician

    • Guidance
  3. Apprenticeship standard: construction site supervisor

    • Guidance
  4. Apprenticeship standard: building services engineering site management degree apprenticeship

    • Guidance
  5. Apprenticeship standard: construction quantity surveyor degree apprenticeship

    • Guidance
  6. Apprenticeship standard: civil engineering site management degree apprenticeship

    • Guidance
  7. Apprenticeship standard: highway electrical maintenance & installation operative (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  8. Apprenticeship standard: highways maintenance skilled operative

    • Guidance
  9. Apprenticeship standard: highways maintenance supervisor

    • Guidance
  10. Apprenticeship standard: construction site management degree apprenticeship

    • Guidance
  11. Apprenticeship standard: construction design management degree apprenticeship

    • Guidance
  12. Apprenticeship standard: construction assembly technician

    • Guidance
  13. Apprenticeship standard: advanced carpentry and joinery

    • Guidance
  14. Apprenticeship standard: carpentry and joinery

    • Guidance
  15. Apprenticeship standard: steel fixer

    • Guidance
  16. Apprenticeship standard: digital engineering technician

    • Guidance
  17. Apprenticeship standard: construction design & build technician

    • Guidance
  18. Apprenticeship standard: construction site engineering technician

    • Guidance
  19. Apprenticeship standard: construction surveying technician

    • Guidance
  20. Apprenticeship standard: building services engineering technician

    • Guidance
  21. Apprenticeship standard: piling attendant

    • Guidance
  22. Apprenticeship standard: lifting technician

    • Guidance
  23. Apprenticeship standard: plasterer

    • Guidance

Courier standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: express delivery driver

    • Guidance

Craft standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: watch maker

    • Guidance
  2. Apprenticeship standard: organ builder

    • Guidance
  3. Apprenticeship standard: spectacle maker

    • Guidance

Creative industries standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: junior content producer

    • Guidance
  2. Apprenticeship standard: creative venue technician

    • Guidance

Customer service standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: customer service practitioner (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance

Early years standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: early years educator

    • Guidance

Earth sciences and geology standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: mineral processing mobile and static plant operator

    • Guidance
  2. Apprenticeship standard: metrology technician

    • Guidance

Electrical and electronic appliances standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: electrical, electronic product service and installation engineer

    • Guidance

Energy management standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: junior energy manager (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance

Entrepreneurship standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: entrepreneur

    • Guidance

Equestrian standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: senior equine groom

    • Guidance
  2. Apprenticeship standard: equine groom

    • Guidance

Event management standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: event assistant

    • Guidance

Facilities management standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: facilities management supervisor

    • Guidance

Farriery standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: farrier

    • Guidance

Fashion standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: fashion studio assistant

    • Guidance

Financial services standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: relationship manager - banking apprenticeship (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  2. Apprenticeship standard: financial services administrator (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  3. Apprenticeship standard: financial services customer adviser (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  4. Apprenticeship standard: senior financial services customer adviser (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  5. Apprenticeship standard: investment operations administrator (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  6. Apprenticeship standard: investment operations specialist (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  7. Apprenticeship standard: investment operations technician (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  8. Apprenticeship standard: paraplanner (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  9. Apprenticeship standard: workplace pensions consultant or administrator (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  10. Apprenticeship standard: mortgage adviser (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  11. Apprenticeship standard: credit controller/ collector (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  12. Apprenticeship standard: advanced credit controller / debt collection specialist

    • Guidance
  13. Apprenticeship standard: compliance / risk officer (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  14. Apprenticeship standard: senior compliance / risk specialist (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  15. Apprenticeship standard: payroll administrator

    • Guidance

Fire & rescue standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: business fire safety advisor

    • Guidance

Fire emergency and security systems standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: fire emergency & security systems technician (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance

Furniture standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: furniture manufacturer (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance

Golf greenkeeping (horticulture) standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: golf greenkeeper (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance
  2. Apprenticeship standard: golf course manager

    • Guidance
  3. Apprenticeship standard: advanced golf greenkeeper

    • Guidance

Groundsmanship standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: sports turf operative (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance

Hair and beauty standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: beauty professional

    • Guidance
  2. Apprenticeship standard: hair professional

    • Guidance

Horticulture and landscape standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: forest operative

    • Guidance
  2. Apprenticeship standard: arborist

    • Guidance
  3. Apprenticeship standard: horticulture and landscape operative

    • Guidance
  4. Apprenticeship standard: horticulture and landscape supervisor

    • Guidance

Human resources standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: HR consultant/partner

    • Guidance
  2. Apprenticeship standard: HR support

    • Guidance

Live events standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: live event technician

    • Guidance
  2. Apprenticeship standard: live event rigger (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance

Management consultancy standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: junior management consultant (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance

Painting and decorating standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: painter and decorator

    • Guidance

Papermaking standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: papermaker (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance

Plumbing & domestic heating standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: plumbing and domestic heating technician

    • Guidance

Project management standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: associate project manager (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance

Property services standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: property maintenance operative (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance

Recruitment standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: recruitment resourcer

    • Guidance
  2. Apprenticeship standard: recruitment consultant

    • Guidance

Refrigeration air conditioning and heat pump (RACHP) standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: refrigeration air conditioning & heat pump engineering technician (approved for delivery)

    • Guidance

Saddlery standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: bespoke saddler

    • Guidance

Security management standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: security first line manager

    • Guidance

Sport & physical activity standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: personal trainer

    • Guidance
  2. Apprenticeship standard: leisure duty manager

    • Guidance

Structural steelwork standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: structural steelwork fabricator

    • Guidance
  2. Apprenticeship standard: structural steelwork erector

    • Guidance

Thermal insulation standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: thermal insulation operative

    • Guidance

Video games standards

  1. Apprenticeship standard: video games quality assurance technician

    • Guidance