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Energy assessment and advice apprenticeships

Types of apprenticeships that you can apply for in the energy assessment and advice sector.

This advanced apprenticeship trains you to be responsible for:

  • providing advice to clients on energy saving behaviour
  • assessing properties for whether or not they are succeeding in reducing their emissions

Training opportunities

This a rapidly growing sector because of the government’s ‘green initiatives’ and the general social responsibility to be more green and reduce emissions and energy bills. By 2050, the government wants to reduce emission by 80%.

It is expected that many more homeowners will be installing energy-saving technology in their homes. They will need advice and guidance on how to cut down on their emissions, as well as what effect of the new green legislation will have on them.

Types of apprenticeships

This is an advanced level apprenticeship. You could train for a role as a domestic green deal assessor and advisor.

Apply for an energy assessment and advice apprenticeship

You can become an apprentice in England if you’re:

  • 16 or over
  • eligible to work in England
  • not in full-time education