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Fashion and Textiles: Textiles

This information is taken from an apprenticeship framework. It sets out what qualifications the apprentice can achieve.

Warning This apprenticeship is closed to new starters from 1 August 2020

Summary of this apprenticeship framework

3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
Typical length
24 months
Current funding band
Up to £9,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements
Your chosen training provider can advise you about entry requirements for apprentices.
Suitable roles for apprentices
  • Analytical Textile Technologist
  • Knitting Technician
  • Quality Supervisor (Spinning Mill)
  • Textile Colour Technologist
  • Textile Designer
  • Textile Dyeing Technician
  • Textile Machinery Technician
  • Textile Technologist
  • Textiles Team Leader / Supervisor
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the kinds of skills apprentices will learn.

Apprentices will achieve a practical (or 'competence') qualification:

  • NVQ Diploma in Manufacturing Textile Products

Apprentices will also achieve a theory-based (or 'knowledge') qualification:

  • Diploma in Textile Design and Manufacture

Your chosen training provider can advise you about the qualifications open to apprentices as they can change depending on individual and other circumstances.

Professional registration
None specified.