Apprenticeship Standards - End Point Assessment - EUIAS

Operational Approved Standards

Operational Approved Standards

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Approved apprenticeship standards for energy and utilities

There are currently eleven approved apprenticeship standards in the energy and utilities sector. Below is a list of the standards and funding in the energy and utilities sector, with links to the published Standard and Assessment Plan. Visit our Power, Gas, Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician and Water and Utilities pages to learn more.

To find out about our end point assessment services for these apprenticeships, please click here. 

The links on the following chart take you directly to the relevant section of the Gov website. Details of the Standards are now also available on the Institute for Apprenticeships website.

Apprenticeship standardLevelPublishedFunding Band Max
Power Network Craftsperson 312-Nov-14£26,000
Dual Fuel Smart Meter Installer 227-Aug-15£12,000, reducing to £10,000*
Water Process Technician 327-Aug-15£12,000
Utilities Engineering Technician 324-Sep-15£27,000
Gas Network Craftsperson 322-Oct-15£27,000
Gas Network Operative222-Oct-15£13,000
Gas Engineering Operative 305-Feb-16£22,000
Electrical Power Protection and Plant Commissioning Engineer 419-Sep-16£27,000
Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician 326-Sep-16£26,000
Electrical Power Networks Engineer410-Mar-17£27,000
Water Network Operative217-Jun-20£6,000
Engineering Construction Pipefitter311-Oct-18£21,000

* The funding band maximum for Dual Fuel Smart Meter Installer has been reduced to £10,000 as a result of the Institute for Apprenticeships funding band review. This is effective for starts on or after 1 January 2019.

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