Environmental Health Practitioner – Approved for delivery

14 June, 2019

The Environmental Health Practitioner Trailblazer is delighted to announce that the apprenticeship standard for Environmental Health Practitioner has been approved for delivery by the Institute for Apprenticeships & Technical Education and allocated a maximum funding of £22,000.

The approved Standard and Assessment plan can be found here.

Employers, training providers and apprentice assessment organisations can now prepare for delivery of the apprenticeship.

Steve Nelson (Operations Director for NSF International) and Tim Birch (Compliance & Enforcement Manager for the Food and Health and Safety Team at Manchester City Council)
Joint Chairs of the Trailblazer Group

“This achievement of approval of the Level 6 Apprenticeship Standard and EPA Plan is fantastic news for the environmental health profession. Our sincere thanks are extended to all involved in this success, including employers from across public and private sector organisations, the professional body and the integral contribution of our HEI partners. We look forward to the next phase of Trailblazing – implementation of the standard and new environmental health practitioner apprentices contributing to the protection of environmental and public health.”