Further education and skills – guidance

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

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

Documents

Apprenticeship standard for a highway electrician / service operative

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Assessment plan for a highway electrician / service operative

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Detail

This document is relevant to:

  • those looking to apply for an apprenticeship
  • employers wanting to recruit an apprentice
  • training organisations working with employers to make the apprenticeships available

This standard is ready to use.

Under our reforms, employer-designed standards will replace frameworks, and will be clear and concise. From 2017 to 2018 as many apprenticeship starts as possible will be on the new standards.

Employers involved in creating this standard

If you’d like to get involved and contribute to the development of the highway electrician / service operative standard, please read the guidance for trailblazers, and email the Trailblazer contacts: grahamg.smith@kier.co.uk.

The standard for a highway electrician / service operative was developed by:

  • Balfour Beatty
  • AK Lighting & Signs
  • Amey
  • Anderson & Heeley Ltd
  • Bouygues Energies & Services
  • Cable Test Limited
  • Carillion
  • CG Group Ltd
  • Connect Plus
  • E-on
  • Electrical Testing
  • G M Briton (Public Works) Ltd
  • Herefordshire Council
  • Highway Electrical Association
  • Imtech
  • Interserve
  • Kenniford Tarmacadam Ltd,
  • SSE Contracting
  • South West Highways Ltd
  • VolkerWessels
  • Civil Engineering Contractors Association
  • Chartered Management Institute
  • The Institution of Engineering & Technology and Herefordshire Council

Funding information for employers and training organisations

Funding band (6 = highest 1 = lowest): 3

Maximum core government contribution: £6,000

Read the funding rules for apprenticeship standards for further information.