The L4 Improvement Practitioner apprenticeship is for learners interested in learning how to use a blend of Lean and Six Sigma.
The Improvement Practitioner apprenticeship will teach learners how to use a blend of Lean and Six Sigma, project and change management principles and give them the tools to identify and lead the delivery of change across organisational functions and processes.
Typically, Practitioners will lead smaller projects and/or play a key supporting role in a larger programme – tackling issues that may require swift problem solving, or re-occurring challenges that require in-depth analysis and the implementation of a range of effective and sustainable countermeasures. They will be the focal point for all stakeholders and responsible for communication throughout a project.
Typical activities may include:
This apprenticeship will be delivered according to the three EPA assessment methods:
20% Off the Job Training
Throughout the qualification learners are expected to complete 20% off the job training. Off-the-job training is training received by the learner, during the learner’s paid hours, for the purpose of achieving their apprenticeship.
Off-the-job training must be directly relevant to the apprenticeship standard and teach new knowledge, skills and behaviours required to reach competence in the management sector.
L4 Improvement Practitioner
L2 Functional Skills Maths
L2 Functional Skills English
Level 5 Improvement Specialist
Learners must be able to secure off-the-job training directly relevant to the apprenticeship standard that teaches new knowledge, skills and behaviours required to reach competence in the management sector.
To apply, please contact Lisa.Emmerson@nacollege.ac.uk