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Providing Financial Services: Pensions Administration

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

Summary of this apprenticeship framework

Level
3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
Typical length
18 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
  • Pensions Administrator
  • Pensions Manager
  • Pensions Team Leader
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the kinds of skills apprentices will learn.
Qualifications

Apprentices will achieve a practical (or 'competence') qualification:

  • Certificate in Providing Financial Services
  • Certificate in Providing Financial Services (RQF)

Apprentices will also achieve a theory-based (or 'knowledge') qualification:

  • Award in Financial Administration
  • BTEC Certificate in Principles of Customer Service
  • Certificate in Business Banking and Conduct
  • Certificate in Customer Service
  • Certificate in Customer Service (RQF)
  • Certificate in Financial Services
  • Certificate in Financial Studies
  • Certificate in Paraplanning & Financial Administration
  • Certificate in Pensions Administration
  • Certificate in Pensions Essentials
  • Certificate in Principles of Customer Service (RQF)
  • Certificate in Professional Banking
  • Certificate in Regulated Complaints Handling
  • Certificate in Retail Banking Conduct of Business
  • Diploma in Financial Studies

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.