Designing new buildings and redesigning existing buildings.
7 (equivalent to master’s degree)
- Typical length
- 48 months
- Current funding band
Up to £21,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Set by employer. Candidates must have a part 1 architecture qualification approved by the Architects Registration Board.
- What apprentices will learn
- how to create detailed plans using computer-aided design software
- structural and engineering principles
- different construction methods
- building laws and safety regulations
- project delivery techniques
- the history of architecture and how it influences the design of new buildings
- planning policies and regulations
- apprentices will take the level 7 postgraduate qualifications needed to become a registered architect in the UK
- 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)
- Professional registration
Apprentices who have completed their apprenticeship will be eligible for chartered membership of the Royal Institute of British Architects.
- End Point Assessment
- More Information
The Institute for Apprenticeships has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.