Develop your career in commercial environment with this Apprenticeship enabling you to combine study at College with working in a business.

You will study the practical skills required to complete a Level 3 NVQ in Management including;

  • Manage your own professional development at work
  • Set objectives and provide support for your team
  • Plan, allocate and monitor the work of a team

You will also be expected to achieve a Technical Certificate, Functional Skills in Maths English and ICT at Level 2, Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS) and an Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) which along with the NVQ make up the full Advanced level apprenticeship framework in Management.

Your programme will be mostly based and delivered in your workplace although some attendance at college may be required throughout the duration of your learning. Your will undertake modules of study including both theory and practice. Underpinning knowledge, training and assessment will be undertaken primarily in the workplace and some home study will be required.

You can progress onto Business Administration, Customer Service or Management at Level 4 and above, Higher Education courses in business related studies or get into full time employment in a commercial environment with opportunities to progress to more senior roles in business support management functions.

Assessment will be continuous through oral, written and practical work. An assessor will visit you in the workplace to carry out practical assessments and monitor your progress. Certification of the Apprenticeship framework will be issued on successful completion of your portfolio evidence for the NVQ, achievement of the Technical Certificate, all Functional Skills required, PLTS and the ERR Award.

16 – 18 years – Course 100% funded

19 – 23 years – No contribution is required at this moment in time.(employers may wish to help towards the costs)

24+ years – Not funded. Course costs payable by employer/individual but loans may be available through the 24+ Advanced Learning Loan scheme.

Candidates must attend an interview with a Management tutor and complete a skills test and a literacy and numeracy assessment. It is a requirement of this course that you have a firm job offer from an industry based employer. We have employers interested in taking on an apprentice or you may have secured employment already. Our team will be happy to discuss this with you. A Level 2 Team Leading qualification would be advantageous.

For Admission

Department : Business and IT
Level : Level 3

Duration : 12-18 months

: 01780484300
: apprenticeships@stamford.ac.uk