Describes the job role that an apprentice will be doing and the skills required of them by the earth sciences and geology sector.
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 ready to use.
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 mineral processing mobile and static plant operator standard, please read the guidance for trailblazers, and email the trailblazer contact: Anthony.Elgey@mp-qc.co.uk.
The standard for a mineral processing mobile and static plant operator was developed by:
- Myers Group
- Francis Flower
- Health & Safety Executive
- Breedon Aggregates
- Hargreaves Production
- Surface Mining
- Aggregate Industries
- United Asphalt Limited
- University Of Derby
- Institute of Quarrying
- BAM Ritchies
- Day Group
- Hope Construction Materials
- Finning UK Ltd
Funding information for employers and training organisations
Funding band: 9
Funding band maximum: £9,000
Read the apprenticeship funding rules for further information.