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Apprenticeship standard: engineering construction pipefitter

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


Apprenticeship standard for an engineering construction pipefitter

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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 pipefitter standard, please read the guidance for trailblazers, and email the trailblazer contact:

The standard for an engineering construction pipefitter was developed by:

  • Doosan Babcock Ltd
  • GE Power Ltd
  • Cordell Group Ltd
  • Sellafield Ltd
  • Alpha Plus Ltd
  • Laker Vent Engineering Ltd
  • Jacobs Field Services Ltd
  • Pruce Newman Pipework Ltd
  • Hydratight Ltd
  • AJB Training and Assessment Services Ltd
  • NETA Training Trust
  • HETA
  • HETA
  • ENGIE Fabricom
  • Balfour Beatty
  • Site Service Engineering Ltd