The Modern Apprentice program offers employment combined with training without the need to study full time. This work-based career training is recognised nationally and receives funding support from Skills Development Scotland.
Enables business growth and helps ensure you have the correct mix of skills within your workforce. The programme is designed to provide young employees with the latest training to improve their ability to carry out their duties and benefit your business.
Facilities Management covers activities in relation to waste, recycling, cleansing and other areas which relate to buildings and services. Facilities Management (FM) is often referred to as ‘hard’ and ‘soft’. Hard FM consists of building services engineering and maintenance, while soft FM services are cleaning, security, basic maintenance of the building and grounds, reception and customer care, Level 2 covers Soft FM.
- Facilities Services SVQ2 (GA7922) Facilities Services SVQ2 consists of six units (3 mandatory and 3 options) and is designed to enable those working in the facilities management sector to develop the knowledge and skills required to show competence in their job role
- Level 4 Core Skills in Communication, Working with Others, Numeracy, Information Technology and Problem Solving
- No Enhancement Required
The employer is responsible for providing the candidate with suitable employment and paying them a salary in line with current legislation. Employers should also ensure the necessary facilities, experience and training are available to achieve the outcomes of the training plan.
Training Provider Responsibilities
The training provider is responsible for registering the candidate with Skills Development Scotland (SDS) organising available funding and agreeing the relevant training requirements. The training provider will also ensure the candidate has access to the best training opportunities, assess progress and submit evidence records for moderation.
Who is Eligible?
Anyone in employment over the age of 16, however, funded support is only available to candidates under the age of 25. Within each age criteria, applications can be made right up until the day before 20th and 25th Birthdays.
This qualification could be followed by the Level 3 Modern Apprentice in Facilities Service Management.