The Glass Industry Apprenticeship framework provides work based training for young people and adults to undertake key manufacturing, craft and technical roles in the Glass and Glazing industry.
There are 2 levels of Apprenticeship contained in this framework:
The Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship in Glass Industry Occupations (The minimum duration of this framework is 12 months)
The Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Glass Industry Occupations (The minimum duration of this framework is 24 months)
The framework contains details of the vocational qualifications, knowledge based technical qualifications, functional skills (Maths and English), personal learning and thinking skills and employee rights and responsibilities that are required for an Apprenticeship in Glass Industry Occupations.
Apprentices undertake training both on and off-the-job at their workplace and training is alsooften undertaken away from the workplace, delivered by a local training provider or a further education college.