BETA This is a new service – your feedback will help us to improve it.

Project Controls Technician

Analysing progress and performance data on engineering, manufacturing, construction and infrastructure projects.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)

Typical length
42 months
Current funding band
Up to £21,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer.

What apprentices will learn
  • understanding project controls
  • how to review and interpret technical information
  • managing data
  • developing cost estimates and preparing budgets
  • planning and scheduling techniques
  • apprentices must have achieved level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C) before taking their end-point assessment
  • apprentices must also have achieved a level 3 diploma in project control practice before taking their end-point assessment
Professional registration

Apprentices who complete this apprenticeship will be eligible to apply for registration as an Engineering Technician. They will also be eligible for membership of the Association of Cost Engineers.

End Point Assessment

There are no end point assessment organisations for this standard yet. There is a monthly application process for organisations interested in delivering end-point assessment. New organisations are added regularly.

If you have an urgent need to select an assessment organisation for this standard, please email with details.