Apprenticeship Standards

Find a full list of apprenticeship standards within this sector here.

Here are some examples of the apprenticeship standards available in this sector:

  • Construction Plan Operative (Level 2)
  • Telecoms Field Operative (Level 2)
  • Plasterer (Level 2)
  • Construction Site Management (Level 6)
  • Construction Quantity Surveyor (Level 6)
  • Bricklayer (Level 2)
  • Painter and Decorator (Level 2)
  • Carpentry and Joinery (Level 2)
  • Plumbing and Domestic Heating Technician (Level 3)
  • Civil Engineering Technician (Level 3)

Apprenticeship Employers and Training Providers

Here are some examples of employers and training providers offering opportunities within this sector: 


  • Try looking at local housing developments or the companies that are building in your area. Check out their website for construction-based apprenticeship opportunities. 
  • Construction doesn't always mean working on a building site, so make sure you do your research about the different opportunities available. 
  • Some trade apprenticeships may require you to have certain GCSEs at a higher level to start the apprenticeship. For example, some electrical opportunities require you to have a 5 (B) in maths.