Describes the job role an apprentice will be doing and the skills required of them by the energy and utilities 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.
Employers involved in creating this standard
If you’d like to get involved and contribute to the development of the utilities engineering technician standard, please read the guidance for trailblazers, and email the trailblazer contact: Lisa.firstname.lastname@example.org or Jacqueline.Hall@euskills.co.uk.
The standard for an utilities engineering technician was developed by:
- Cory Environmental
- FCC Environment
- London Waste Ltd
- National Sewerage Association
- Northumbrian Water
- Severn Trent Water
- Southern Water
- South West Water
- Thames Water
- United Utilities
- Veolia, Viridor
- Welsh Water
- The Institution of Engineering and Technology
- The Energy Institute
- The Institute of Water
- Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management
Funding information for employers and training organisations
Funding band: 15
Funding band maximum: £27,000
Read the apprenticeship funding rules for further information.