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Demolition Operative

Helping demolish buildings and other large structures.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


2 (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C)

Typical length
24 months
Current funding band
Up to £9,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer, but apprentices must be at least 18.

What apprentices will learn
  • demolition techniques
  • using a range of hand and power tools
  • health and safety awareness
  • industry regulations
  • fire prevention

Before taking their end-point assessment apprentices must have:

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

None specified.

End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
National Federation of Demolition Contractors 01442 217144
QFI 07710 427643
More Information

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