Guidance

Apprenticeship standard: railway engineering design technician (approved for delivery)

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

Documents

Apprenticeship standard for a railway engineering design technician

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Assessment plan for a railway engineering design technician

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Details

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.

Employers involved in creating this standard

If you’d like to get involved and contribute to the development of the railway engineering design technician standard, please read the guidance for trailblazers, and email the trailblazer contact CSudworth@acenet.co.uk.

The standard for a railway engineering design technician was developed by:

  • Jacobs Engineering
  • Atkins
  • CH2MHill
  • Hyder Consulting
  • Parsons Brinckerhoff
  • Tony Gee and Partners
  • URS
  • WSP
  • Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)
  • Institution of Engineering technology (IET)

Funding information for employers and training organisations

Funding band: 12

Funding band maximum: £18,000

Read the apprenticeship funding rules for further information.