Apprenticeship levels

What levels are available?

All apprenticeships include elements of 'on the job' and 'off the job' training, leading to industry recognised standards or qualifications. Apprenticeships also require an assessment at the end of the programme to assess your ability and competence in the job role.

Name Level Equivalent educational level
Intermediate 2 5 GCSE passes at grade A*– C or 9 – 4
Advanced 3 2 A level passes/Level 3 Diploma/ International Baccalaureate
Higher 4, 5, 6 and 7 Foundation degree and above
Degree 6 and 7 Bachelor’s or master’s degree