Course details

Course level

Level 5

Start date



Enterprise Centre, Distance learning

Course description

Higher Apprenticeships are an excellent way of developing and motivating your workforce to maximise the potential of your business.

We are currently working on validation aligned to the new apprenticeship standard which will commence in January. If you would like further information about the new standard please contact the team today. 

Not only will your employee benefit from a completely tailored path to higher qualifications, but your business will benefit too:

Aimed at attracting young people into the industry, the Higher Apprenticeship in Mineral Products Technology has been developed to address the specific needs of the sector.

The Higher Apprenticeship in Mineral Products Technology combines practical skill development with higher education qualifications developing competence in the real-life environment of your workplace, so preparing your apprentices for their first supervisory position.

It’s been designed in partnership with industry and leading professional bodies such as the Institute of Quarrying and the Mineral Products Qualifications Council, so you can be sure the content addresses the key skill issues you are facing as an employer.

How to apply

Students should apply directly to the University.

Apply directly to the University

Contact us

Higher Apprenticeship - Mineral Products Technology 0800 678 3311