Standard Apprenticeship entry criteria
We have specific entry criteria for Intermediate, Advanced and Higher Apprenticeships, however some Apprenticeships and employer's requirements can vary. As a guide we have outlined our standard entry criteria below.
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- Intermediate Apprenticeship
Minimum of 4 GCSEs at grades 9-2 including English and maths (formerly A-E) and science for some programmes, or a Level 1 Functional Skill in English and maths.
- Advanced Apprenticeship
Minimum of 4 GCSEs at grades 9-3 including English and maths 9-3 (formerly A- D), or a Level 1 Functional Skill in English and maths.
- Higher Apprenticeship
Minimum of 48 UCAS Tariff Points from two A Levels, or equivalent Level 3 qualification (e.g. Advanced Apprenticeship) in a relevant subject, plus four GCSEs at grade 9-4, including English and maths or an equivalent qualification.