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Safety Health and Environment Technician

Helping prevent workplace accidents, injuries and health problems

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)

Typical length
24 months
Current funding band
Up to £5,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer

What apprentices will learn
  • identifying and assessing hazards
  • how to advise and train staff about health and safety practices
  • risk assessment methods
  • techniques for recording and investigating workplace accidents

Before taking their end-point assessment apprentices must have achieved:

  • level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C)
  • level 1 information communications technology (equivalent to GCSE grades 3 to 1 or D to G)
Professional registration

Apprentices who complete this apprenticeship will be able to apply for:

  • technical level membership of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health
  • affiliate level membership of the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment
End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
Occupational Awards Limited 01235 432 032
More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.