Apprenticeship standard: engineering construction erector/rigger

Describes the job role that an apprentice will be doing and the skills required of them by the construction sector.


Apprenticeship standard for an engineering construction erector/rigger

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This document is relevant to:

  • employers wanting to recruit an apprentice
  • training organisations working with employers to make the apprenticeships available

The approved standard outlines the skills, knowledge and behaviours required of the apprentice and the job they will need to be able to do by the time they have completed their apprenticeship.

This standard is not yet ready to use.

An apprenticeship standard is only available for delivery when both the standard and assessment plan is approved and a funding band (core government contribution) has been assigned to the standard.

Under our reforms, employer-designed standards will replace frameworks over the course of this parliament.

Employers involved in creating this standard

If you’d like to get involved and contribute to the development of the engineering construction erector/rigger standard, please read the guidance for trailblazers, and email the trailblazer contact:

The standard for an engineering construction erector/rigger was developed by:

  • Doosan Babcock Ltd
  • Wood Group
  • Don Valley Engineering Company
  • Wright Brother Industrial Services Ltd
  • Archbell Greenwood Structures Ltd
  • GE Power Services
  • Severfield plc
  • Braddan Structures Ltd
  • Amec FW
  • NETA Training
  • AJ Structural Steels Ltd
  • Jacobs Field Services UK & Europe
  • Cordell Group Ltd