Certification Bodies

Certification Body Frameworks
Social Care Wales
Jacky Drysdale
Jacky.Drysdale@SocialCare.WalesMeilir Thomas
Meilir.Thomas@SocialCare.Wales
01745 586 850
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in social care and the care of children and young people.
Care Leadership and Management
Children’s Care Learning and Development
Children and Young People’s Workforce
Health and Social Care
CITB
Neil Hartis / Alison Linley
frameworksCB@citb.co.uk
0344 875 2274
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in construction.
Construction Building
Construction Civil Engineering
Construction Specialist
Construction Technical and Professional
Construction Technical, Supervision and Management (BP)
Cogent Skills
Ian Lockhart / Kate Hutchins
info@cogentskills.com
01925 515 200
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in chemical manufacturing, nuclear science, oil and gas extraction (also includes process technology, bioscience, polymer and sign making).
Life Science
Life Sciences & Chemical Science
Laboratory and Science Technicians
Professionals Polymer
Nuclear Decommissioning (BP)
Nuclear Working
Process Manufacturing
Processing Operations
Process Technology (BP)
Signmaking
Production of Coatings
Creative and Cultural Skills
Jennie Godsalve
jennie.godsalve@ccskills.org.uk
0207 015 1808
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in arts, cultural heritage, craft and design (also includes music, literature, performing arts and visual arts).
Community Arts
Costume and Wardrobe
Cultural and Heritage Venue Operations
Design
Jewellery, Silversmithing and Allied Trades
Live Events and Promotion
Music Business
Technical Theatre: Lighting Sound & Stage
Creative Skillset
Naomi Bonner
naomib@creativeskillset.org
0207 713 9830
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in media and manufacturing and design of clothing and textiles.
Advertising and Marketing Communications
Creative and Digital Media
Fashion and Textiles
Fashion and Textiles: Technical
Photo Imaging
Set Crafts
ECITB
Katie Purkiss
frameworks@ecitb.org.uk
01923 260 000
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in engineering construction.
Engineering Construction
Energy and Utility Skills
Victoria Perkiins
enquiries@euskills.co.uk
0845 077 9922
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in electricity, gas and water supply, and waste management (also includes gas utilisation, recycling and waste water collection and treatment).
Smart Meter Installations (Dual Fuel) (SASE) – Registrations from 22 Aug 2011
Sustainable Resource Management
The Electricity Industry
The Gas Industry
The Power Industry
The Water Industry
Financial Skills Partnership
Kara Wheatley
certification@sfjuk.com
0114 284 1977
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in financial services and accountancy.Certification managed by Skills for Justice.
Accounting
Bookkeeping
Payroll
Providing Financial Advice
Providing Mortgage Advice
Providing Financial Services
Professional Services Higher Apprenticeship
Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI)
Chloe Smith
apprenticeships@theimi.org.uk
01992 519 039
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in the automotive industry (also includes Vehicle Maintenance & Repair, Vehicle Sales, Vehicle Body & Paint, Vehicle Fitting and Vehicle Parts).
Automotive Management and Leadership
Vehicle Body and Paint
Vehicle Fitting
Vehicle Parts
Vehicle Sales
Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
Instructus Group (formerly Skills CFA)
Sachin Pindoria
info@instructus.org
01536 738 631
For former SummitSkills queries please contact
summitenquiries@instructus.org
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in business and administration, customer service, enterprise and business support, human resources and recruitment, industrial relations, leadership and management, marketing and sales (also includes contact centres and third sector).
Business & Administration
Business Innovation & Growth
Campaigning
Contact Centre Operations
Court, Tribunal and Prosecution Operations
Customer Service
Enterprise
Fundraising
Hospitality Management
Human Resource Management
Management and Team Leading
Marketing
Project Management
Public Relations
Recruitment
Sales & Telesales
Social Media & Digital Marketing
Volunteer Management
Cleaning
Environmental Services
Facilities Management Housing
Local Taxation and Benefits
Property Services
Surveying
Electrotechnical
Electrical Installation (Instrumentation and Associated Equipment)
Electrical Installation (Installing and Inspecting Structured Cabling Systems)
Plumbing and Heating
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (Commercial and Industrial Refrigeration)
Heating and Ventilation
Building Energy Management Systems
Domestic Heating
Building Services Engineering Technology and Project Management
Lantra
Jackie Doughty/ Jo-Anne Bryan
jackie.doughty@lantra.co.uk
0247 685 8431
jo-anne.bryan@lantra.co.uk
0247 685 8431
apprenticeships@lantra.co.uk
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in environmental and land-based.
Agriculture
Animal Care
Environmental Conservation
Equine
Farriery
Fencing
Fisheries Management
Floristry
Game and Wildlife
Horticulture
Land-based Engineering
Trees and Timber
Veterinary Activities
Veterinary Nursing
Learning and Skills Improvement Service
Kara Wheatley
certification@sfjuk.com
0114 284 1977
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in community learning and development, further education, higher education, teaching support, libraries, archives and information services, work-based learning and development (also includes records and information management services).Certification managed by Skills for Justice.
Employment Related Services
Libraries, Archives, Records and Information Management Services
Learning and Development
Learning Support
Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
Youth Work
The National Skills Academy for Food & Drink (formerly Improve)
Sally Batty
s.batty@nsafd.co.uk
0845 644 0448
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in food and drink manufacturing.
Food and Drink
Food Manufacture

People 1st
Jean Snaith
jean.snaith@people1st.co.uk
frameworks@people1st.co.uk
020 3074 1222
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in hospitality, leisure, travel, tourism and retail
Aviation Operation on the Ground
Bus and Coach Engineering and Maintenance
Cabin Crew
Catering and Professional Chefs
Craft Cuisine
Drinks Dispense Systems
Hospitality
Hospitality and Catering
Licensed Hospitality
Passenger Carrying Vehicle Driving
Rail Services
Taxi and Private Hire Driving
Travel Services
Retail
Proskills
Sally Batty
s.batty@nsafd.co.uk
0845 644 0448
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in printing, mineral extraction and processing, health and safety and process and manufacturing of furniture, glass, ceramics, coatings and paper (also includes glazing, building products, wood and mining).
Building products Industry Occupations
Ceramics Manufacturing
Combined Manufacturing Process
Extractive and Mineral Processing Occupations
Furniture, Furnishings and Interiors
Glass Industry Occupations
Mineral Products Technology
Print and Printed Packaging
Wood and Timber Industry
SEMTA
Jackie Wooton
certification@semta.org.uk
01923 238 441
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in science, engineering and manufacturing technologies.
Advanced Manufacturing
Business – Improvement Techniques
Engineering
Engineering Manufacture (Craft and Technician)
Engineering Manufacture (Level 3 Occupations)
Engineering Manufacture (Operator and Semi-skilled)
Engineering Manufacture (Senior Technician)
Higher Apprenticeship in Engineering Technology
Improving Operational Performance
Industrial Applications
Marine Industry
Operations and Quality Improvement
SkillsActive
Helen Jellis
helen.jellis@skillsactive.com
01302 774 932
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in sports coaching, active leisure, hairdressing and beauty (also includes fitness, stewarding, outdoors, playwork and sporting excellence).
Activity Leadership
Exercise and Fitness
Personal Training
Playwork
Spectator Safety
Leisure Operations
Leisure Management
Sporting Excellence
Coaching
Outdoor Programmes
Sports Development
SkillsActive (Habia)
Helen Jellis
helen.jellis@skillsactive.com
01302 774 932
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in hair, beauty, nails, spa therapy, barbering and African type hair.
Barbering
Beauty Therapy
Hairdressing
Nail Services
Spa therapy
Skills for Health
Kara Wheatley
certification@sfjuk.com
0114 284 1977
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in health care.
Health (Allied Health Profession Support)
Health (Blood Donor Support)
Health (Clinical Healthcare Support)
Health (Dental Nursing)
Health (Emergency Care Assistance)
Health (Healthcare Support Services)
Health (Informatics)
Health (Maternity and Paediatric Support)
Health (Optical Retail)
Health (Pathology Support)
Health (Pharmacy Services)
Health (Perioperative Support)
Health and Social Care (SfH)
Skills for Justice (central government and armed forces)
Kara Wheatley
certification@sfjuk.com
0114 284 1977
The Apprenticeship sector for central Government and the armed forces.
HM Forces
Public Services
Skills for Justice (Justice, Community Safety and Legal Services)
Kara Wheatley
certification@sfjuk.com
0114 284 1977
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in fire and rescue services, policing and law enforcement, custodial care, courts service, prosecution service, forensic science (also includes Legal Services, Youth Justice, Probation/Offender Management, Community Justice).
Emergency Fire Services Operations
Court, Tribunal and Prosecution Administration
Custodial Care
Policing
Witness Care
Legal Services
Skills for Logistics
Chloe Smith
skillsforlogistics@theimi.org.uk
01992 519 039
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in freight logistics and Maritime.
Express Logistics
Driving Goods Vehicles
International Trade and Logistics Operations
Logistics Operations
Mail and Package Distribution
Maritime Occupations
Supply Chain Management
Traffic Office
Warehousing and Storage
Skills for Security
Rost Lozovytskyy
rost@skillsforsecurity.org.uk
01905 744 016
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in security.
Locksmithing
Providing Security Services
Security Systems
Security
The Tech Partnership (Formerly E-Skills UK)
Ferooza Hussain
apprenticeships@thetechpartnership.com
078105 08057
The Apprenticeship sector for occupations in business and Information Technology.
Communication Technologies
IT Application Specialist
IT Software Web & Telecoms Professionals
IT Users
Higher Apprenticeship for ICT Professionals IT & Telecoms Professionals