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This Modern Apprenticeship helps you train new staff, and upskill existing employees working in technical roles. It’s suitable for employees working across construction site supervision in building and civil engineering, highways maintenance and repair and residential development, as well as controlling lifting operations.

Qualifications

SCQF level 6

Your employee will study for an SCQF qualification in one of:

  • Construction Contracting Operations: Surveying
  • Construction Contracting Operations: Site Technical Support
  • Construction Contracting Operations: Estimating
  • Construction Contracting Operations: General
  • Built Environment Design
  • Occupational Work Supervision
Entry requirements

There are no set entry requirements for this apprenticeship.

Progression and development

After completing this apprenticeship, your employee could move on to a Technical or Professional apprenticeship. They might consider moving on to further or higher education in a related subject.

SCQF qualification levels explained

Download the framework document

SCQF level 7

Your employee will study for an SVQ or alternative competency based qualification in one of:

  • Construction Contracting Operations: Surveying
  • Construction Contracting Operations: Site Technical Support
  • Construction Contracting Operations: Estimating
  • Construction Contracting Operations: General
  • Built Environment Design
  • Occupational Work Supervision
Entry requirements

There are no set entry requirements for this apprenticeship.

Progression and development

After completing this apprenticeship, your employee could move on to a Technical or Professional apprenticeship. They might consider moving on to further or higher education in a related subject.

SCQF qualification levels explained

Download the framework document

How much will it cost?

Training

We will contribute towards the training costs, paying the learning provider directly in incremental payments throughout the course of the apprenticeship.

Use the contribution tables to work out the funding level for this framework:

Modern Apprenticeship Contribution Table (16-24 age group)
Modern Apprenticeship Contribution Table (25+ age group)

An enhanced funding contribution is paid for employees who are aged 16 – 19. For those who are disabled and care-experienced, this is extended up to and including age 29.

Speak to a range of learning providers to find the best deal and agree on a flexible approach which will meet the needs of your business.

Salary

Like any other employee of your business, you’ll pay the Modern Apprentice's wages. This is not set by SDS, but we do encourage all employees to pay the living wage. Remember, you must pay at least the National Minimum Wage.

Time to complete

It will take between 12-24 months to complete.

Sound right for your business?

The next step is to find a learning provider that offers this apprenticeship.

Find a learning provider

Need a little more information or advice?

Call our employer engagement team to find out more about Modern Apprenticeships. 

0800 783 6000
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