Preparing to Deliver the Apprenticeship Standards

Future Apprenticeships

The course is designed to prepare and qualify you to work in the new world of apprenticeship standards. Changes including end point assessment are transforming the roles of assessors and workplace mentors. This course will prepare you for a new role, and lead to a specialist qualification for apprenticeship practitioners.

Pricing options

SET member: £212.50

Non-SET member: £250
This is a subsidised rate for providers that receive funding from the ESFA.
For providers not receiving funding the full cost is £375

Who is this course for?

The course is for apprenticeship practitioners looking to gain new knowledge, skills and qualifications to fit them for the world of standards and end-point assessment

Training aim

The aim of the course is to provide apprenticeship practitioners with new skills to support apprentices' learning


You will have the knowledge and confidence to:

  1. Identify your role and responsibilities in delivering apprenticeships that meet the needs of employers and apprentices 
  2. Apply key principles of assessment and select appropriate methods for apprentices working towards end-point assessment (EPA)
  3. Translate apprenticeship standards into a schedule of taught sessions that meet the identified learning needs of apprentices
  4. Apply relevant theories of teaching and educational practice to the development of workplace learning
  5. Analyse workplace environments and their potential for developing apprentices' capabilities in negotiation with employers and others.
  6. Plan learning activities that develop an appropriate range of technical and personal skills, including the development of maths and English
  7. Reflect on your progress towards the Education and Training Foundation's 2014 professional standards and your future needs for professional development.

Length of the course

The course will run over the equivalent of five days. Some centres are offering this as a one-week course, so that candidates can stay in the area for the week; others will run it one day per week. Please check details under courses near to you.

Entry Requirements

This course is designed for experienced apprenticeship practitioners so there is an expectation that you will already have experience as an assessor or trainer on work-based programmes. There are no qualification requirements. The module has been written at Level 4 but the key requirement is experience in supporting apprenticeship learning.

Contact us

If this course is not currently available in your area, and you would like to attend then register your interest. We will let you know about new events as they are announced.

If you have any questions, please contact:

T: 0800 0 831 830