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The Gas Industry: Network Construction Operations (Gas)

This information is taken from an apprenticeship framework. It sets out what qualifications the apprentice can achieve.

Summary of this apprenticeship framework

Level
2 (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C)
Typical length
12 months
Current funding band
Up to £3,500 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements
Your chosen training provider can advise you about entry requirements for apprentices.
Suitable roles for apprentices
  • Gas Mainlayer - Distribution
  • Gas Mainlayer - Repair and Maintenance
  • Gas Mainlayer - Self Lay
  • Gas Servicelayer - Distribution
  • Gas Servicelayer - Repair and Maintenance
  • Gas Servicelayer - Self Lay
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the kinds of skills apprentices will learn.
Qualifications

Apprentices will achieve a practical and theory-based (or 'combined') qualification:

  • Diploma in Network Construction Operations (Gas) - Main layer
  • Diploma in Network Construction Operations (Gas) - Service layer

Your chosen training provider can advise you about the qualifications open to apprentices as they can change depending on individual and other circumstances.

Professional registration
None specified.