Apprenticeship Courses

Apprenticeship Courses

Apprenticeships benefits employers and employees alike, by offering high-quality training alongside work.

As an employer, the courses below allow you to upskill your current employees, and bring on new staff at the beginning of their career - with limited costs to you, and extensive support from the University.

As an apprentice, you'll earn a salary while you train, get support with your studies, and apply your new skills in the real world, with no tuition fees to pay.

Find out more about courses and qualifications below.

  • Building Services Designer Engineer

    Designing, installing and maintaining building services, such as water, lighting and heating

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 60 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Construction Site Engineering Technician

    Looking after the technical, organising and supervising side of construction projects

    Level 4

    Typical duration: 36 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Construction Site Management

    Ensuring that a construction project is completed safely, within an agreed timeframe and budget

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 36 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Quantity Surveyor

    Providing professional advice and recommendations to clients on land, property or construction

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 60 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Civil Engineer

    Designing, maintaining and decommissioning civil engineering infrastructure

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 66 months (this does not include EPA period)

  • HR Consultant/Partner

    Providing human resources (HR) expertise within a company or organisation

    Level 5

    Typical duration: 36 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Operations/Departmental Manager

    Managing teams and projects in line with a private, public or voluntary organisation's operational or departmental strategy

    Level 5

    Typical duration: 30 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Chartered Manager

    Taking responsibility for long-term organisational success, managing people, projects, operations or services

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 48 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Project Manager

    Help organisations manage projects efficiently

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 48 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Senior Leaders Apprenticeship with a PG Diploma (plus optional MBA top-up)

    A leader who has senior management responsibility - suitable across a range of industries and sectors. This non-degree course is offered in combination with a Master's or diploma from Coventry University for an additional fee

    Level 7

    Typical duration: 24 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Systems Thinking Practitioner

    Support decision-makers in strategic and leadership roles to understand and address complex and sometimes even ‘wicked’ problems through provision of expert systemic analysis, advice and facilitation

    Level 7

    Typical duration: 30 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Coaching Professional

    Work with a wide range of individuals and teams across organisations, to empower and engage with them to enhance their professional performance

    Level 5

    Typical duration: 14 months (this does not include EPA period)


    In development

    Senior People Professional

    Improve people practices in organisations in order to drive organisational performance and effectiveness

    Level 7

    Typical duration: 36 months (this does not include EPA period)

  • Environmental Practitioner

    Providing employers with a high level of professional environmental expertise

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 60 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Sustainability Business Specialist

    Help organisations to manage the resources they use and the waste they generate according to environmentally friendly principles

    Level 7

    Typical duration: 24 months (this does not include EPA period)

  • Digital Technology Solutions Professional

    Maintaining digital and technology strategies through technology leadership

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 36 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Cyber Security Technical Professional

    Leading teams which manage cyber security risks

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 48 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Data Scientist (Integrated Degree)

    Working in a team to find ways to improve an organisation's processes

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 36 months (this does not include EPA period)


    In development

    Digital and Technology Solutions Specialist

    Investigating, identifying and implementing technological strategic solutions

    Level 7

    Typical duration: 18 months (this does not include EPA period)

  • Senior Leader + MA in Educational Leadership

    Ideal for supporting experienced teachers to become department leaders or head teachers in schools. This non-degree apprenticeship is offered in combination with an MA from Coventry University, with MA tuition fees waived

    Level 7

    Typical duration: 24 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Teacher

    Educating young people to achieve the highest possible standards

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 12 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Coaching Professional

    Work with a wide range of individuals and teams across organisations, to empower and engage with them to enhance their professional performance

    Level 5

    Typical duration: 14 months (this does not include EPA period)

  • Senior Metrology Technician

    Managing teams that use, design and repair equipment for taking measurements

    Level 5

    Typical duration: 24 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Rail and Rail Systems Senior Engineer

    Applying rail and rail systems technical engineering skills in a broad range of management and leadership activities

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 36 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Rail Engineering Advanced Technician

    Providing and managing the delivery of technical engineering solutions across the rail network

    Level 4

    Typical duration: 48 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Embedded Electronic Systems and Development Engineer (Electro Mechanical Pathway)

    Designing and developing electronic circuits, devices and systems for a range of industries

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 36 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Manufacturing Engineer

    Helping take products from design to manufacture, ensuring that they are launched on time, at cost and to the right quality

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 48 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Postgraduate Engineer (Product Design and Development Pathway)

    Developing innovative solutions to complex technical engineering problems

    Level 7

    Typical duration: 30 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Product Design and Development Engineer

    Using engineering techniques to bring new products to life or redesign existing products

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 48 months (this does not include EPA period)

  • Advanced Clinical Practitioner

    Providing clinical care and treatment to patients

    Level 7

    Typical duration: 36 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Chartered Manager

    Taking responsibility for long-term organisational success, managing people, projects, operations or services

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 48 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Healthcare Assistant Practitioner

    Providing, supervising and coordinating high-quality and compassionate health and social care for a wide range of people

    Level 5

    Typical duration: 18 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Nursing Associate

    Providing care for people of all ages and from different backgrounds, cultures and beliefs

    Level 5

    Typical duration: 24 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Occupational Therapist

    Working with individuals enabling them to participate in meaningful occupations and activities of everyday life

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 48 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Operating Department Practitioner

    Supporting operating theatre staff and providing care to patients at all stages of an operation

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 48 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Operating Department Manager

    Managing teams and projects in line with a private, public or voluntary organisation's operational or departmental strategy

    Level 5

    Typical duration: 30 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Physiotherapist

    Delivering programmes and interventions to help people affected by injury, ageing, illness or disability

    Level 7

    Typical duration: 48 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Public Health Practitioner

    Assessing and managing risk of disease and ill-health, and the prevention of premature deaths

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 36 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Registered Nurse (Adult, Mental Health, Child & Young People and Learning Disability)

    Giving care, advice and support to sick, injured or disabled people

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 48 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Senior Leaders - Health & Science Leadership (MBA or MSc in Health Leadership)

    A leader who has senior management responsibility

    Level 7

    Typical duration: 24 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Dietitian (MSc)

    Using advanced communication and behaviour-change skills to enable people to make lifestyle and food choices to improve their health. This is a 2 year programme, offering an MSc award

    Level 7

    Typical duration: 48 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Dietetics and Leadership (MSc)

    Qualify as a dietitian in just two years with this innovative blended learning degree leading to eligibility to apply for registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

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    Clinical Associate in Psychology (CAP)

    Provide high quality, evidence based psychological interventions to inform practice

    Level 7

    Typical duration: 18 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Diagnostic Radiographer

    Obtaining images of a high diagnostic quality using a range of complex imaging equipment

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 36 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Enhanced Clinical Practitioner

    Provide a high standard of health care using judgment, skills, and knowledge

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 18 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Healthcare Science Associate

    Provide a high standard of health care using judgment, skills, and knowledge

    Level 4

    Typical duration: 24 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Occupational Therapy and Leadership (Pre-registration)

    Working with individuals enabling them to participate in meaningful occupations and activities of everyday life

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 48 months (this does not include EPA period)

  • Accountancy Professional

    Providing financial information and advice to different organisations

    Level 7

    Typical duration: 36 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Financial Adviser

    Working within small businesses or large organisations such as banks, giving clients specialist advice on how to manage their money

    Level 4

    Typical duration: 24 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Investment Operations Specialist

    Carrying out investment transactions on behalf of individuals or organisation

    Level 4

    Typical duration: 18 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Financial Services Professional

    Working with companies or individuals to plan for their financial futures

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 42 months (this does not include EPA period)

  • Logistics and Supply Chain Manager

    Procuring, producing, moving and delivering a product or service from a supplier to a customer or end-user

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 48 months (this does not include EPA period)

  • Police Constable

    Upholding law and order through the detection, prevention and investigation of crime

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 36 months (this does not include EPA period)


    Social Worker

    Protecting vulnerable children and adults from harm or abuse, and supporting adults to live independently

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 30 months (this does not include EPA period)

  • Social Worker

    Protecting vulnerable children and adults from harm or abuse, and supporting adults to live independently

    Level 6

    Typical duration: 30 months (this does not include EPA period)

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