Before a learner begins this qualification, an Initial Assessment is undertaken. This provides the evidence to determine the starting point of learning and assessment. This will include checking if the candidate has the language, literacy, and numeracy skills necessary to achieve the qualification, and this identifies what candidates needs to learn.
These qualifications are not approved for use by candidates under the age of 16, and City and Guilds cannot accept any registrations for candidates in this age group.
Must be employed for 30+ hours a week in order to do this qualification.
Must have at least 5 GCSE’s at grade C or above, preferably including Maths and English, or have successfully completed the intermediate apprenticeship.
As part of this apprenticeship you will be required to complete the following:
- Functional Skills in Maths/English and ICT at Level 2.
- ERR (Employee Rights and Responsibilities)
- Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)