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Intermediate Apprenticeship in Facilities Services

The Apprenticeship has been designed to up-skill current workforce and attracts more young people into Facilities Management

  • Programme ID: (30004907)
  • Sector: Facilities
  • Framework: Facilities Services

Facilities Management involves providing a quality and cost effective maintenance and care service for a wide range of commercial and public buildings, such as hotels, hospitals, office and shopping complexes, arenas, educational or convention centres.

The Apprenticeship has been designed to up-skill current workforce and attracts more young people into Facilities Management. Intermediate apprentices will work as multi-skill Facilities operatives, reporting to Facilities Managers, and will undertake a variety of duties depending on customer and organisational requirements.

Example job roles:

Passenger Transport Cleaner
Caretaker
Window Cleaner
Street Cleansing Operative
Facilities Services Operative

Qualifications:

Knowledge Qualification:

  • NOCN Level 2 Certificate in Facilities Service Principles (600/7959/9)
  • Credit Value: 13
  • Guided Learning Hours: 103

Competence Qualification:

  • NOCN Level 2 Certificate in Facilities Services (601/1752/7)
  • Credit Value: 20
  • Guided Learning Hours: 149

Functional Skills:

To complete the apprenticeship apprentices may need to do functional skills if they don’t have the adequate qualifications, the qualifications that can be taken with this apprenticeship are:

  • NOCN Functional Skills qualification in English Level 1 (500/8499/9)
  • NOCN Functional Skills qualification in Mathematics Level 1 (500/8501/3)

Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR):

For detail on ERR for this apprenticeship, visit the AFO website.

Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS):

This group of skills are completed as part of the competency or knowledge-based qualifications. The skills covered are:

  • Creative thinking
  • Independent enquiry
  • Reflective learning
  • Team working
  • Self management
  • Effective participation

The Framework for the English apprenticeship can be found here.

The Framework for the Welsh apprenticeship can be found here.