Safety Health and Environment Technician
Helping prevent workplace accidents, injuries and health problems
3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
- Typical length
- 24 months
- Current funding band
Up to £5,000 per apprentice.
Warning The funding band maximum for this apprenticeship will change to £5,000 from 01 August 2018More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Set by employer
- What apprentices will learn
- identifying and assessing hazards
- how to advise and train staff about health and safety practices
- risk assessment methods
- techniques for recording and investigating workplace accidents
Before taking their end-point assessment apprentices must have achieved:
- level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C)
- level 1 information communications technology (equivalent to GCSE grades 3 to 1 or D to G)
- Professional registration
Apprentices who complete this apprenticeship will be able to apply for:
- technical level membership of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health
- affiliate level membership of the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment
- How apprentices are assessed
A government-approved organisation must assess apprentices towards the end of their apprenticeship.
This end-point assessment ensures apprentices achieve the skills, training and any qualifications necessary to complete their apprenticeship.
You can download the assessment plan from the Institute for Apprenticeships. There are no end-point assessment organisations for this apprenticeship yet. Please email email@example.com if you urgently need an end-point assessment organisation.
- More Information
The Institute for Apprenticeships has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.