Hospitality Management Skills Technical

Modern Apprenticeship



This Technical Apprenticeship is designed to provide a structured career path for employees in the hospitality sector. It helps you build the skills in your business so that staff are ready to take on higher level jobs.

On completion, your employees should be able to achieve positions such as hotel manager or executive chef.

Apprenticeship framework(s)

Your employee will study for a Modern Apprenticeship at SCQF Level 8.

Select Level 8 to see the framework document and qualification(s) at that level.

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this apprenticeship. However, it is suited to people who have some experience or an existing qualification in the hospitality sector.

Progression and development

This qualification prepares your employees for more senior roles in the hospitality industry, such as hotel manager or executive chef.

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How does it work?

Apprentices will learn in a real-world environment and earn a wage. They’ll also study with a college or other learning provider.

Cost and funding

We contribute towards training costs

We do this by paying the learning provider throughout the apprenticeship.

The training contribution calculator will show you our funding contribution for this framework.

An enhanced funding contribution is paid for employees aged 16 to 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 to meet your business needs.

Who pays the apprentice?

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

How long will it take?

It will take between 12 and 24 months to complete.

Need information or advice?

Call our advisors to find out more about Modern Apprenticeships.

0800 783 6000

Sounds right for your business?

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

Find a learning provider