Higher Level Apprenticeship in Management


What is this Apprenticeship about?

This qualification is designed for career-minded aspiring and practising middle managers. It is ideal for learners seeking the comprehensive business knowledge and advanced management skills they need to raise their profile and make a real impact in their organisation. 

What Will I Learn?

To achieve the Apprenticeship there are a number of elements you will need to complete. This is called an apprenticeship framework and consists of two main components’: –

In Addition to the main components’ you will also learn about: –

  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR),
  • Personal learning and thinking skills. (PLTS).

The Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Management will be carried out whilst you are working and carrying out your daily activities. Evidence will be collected by your assessor to show that your current role meets the minimum national standards within the industry. Your assessor will ask you to supply evidence on daily tasks and duties to support your electronic portfolio of evidence. 

How long is the course and where will it be taught?

The length will vary according to the workplace and individual, although there is an expectation that it will be completed within 12 months. An assessor will visit you in your workplace to train, assess and review you on a regular basis. 

How Much Will It Cost?

If you don’t already have a qualification at Level 4 or above, this course will be fully supported depending on funding availability and eligibility*.  There is also an expectation that you continue to make good progress and complete on target to be eligible to continue to receive funding from the government.

Entry Requirements

It is expected that advanced apprentices will have some prior experience in a managerial or team leader role to allow them to complete the advanced apprenticeship, although this is not a formal requirement. 

What Will I Achieve?

You will achieve a Full Level 4 Management Higher Level Apprenticeship.

Where Can I Go Next?

On successful completion of this course there are a number of opportunities for further study higher apprentices, with support and opportunities in the workplace, can progress onto other Higher Level qualifications. 

How do I Apply?

Contact the Business Support Team at Xtp on 0843 509 4020. We will be happy to discuss your requirements and offer you further information, advice and guidance.

* Subject to eligibility. In addition to the eligibility criteria funding is also dependent on you being in permanent employment and your employer agreeing to give you the time to complete your qualification during your normal hours of work.