Explore APPRENTICE Framework Plan



The Apprentice Framework Plan can be adopted by Employers for graduate and non-graduate practitioners operating in the Planning & Scheduling, Cost Management, Forensic Analysis and / or Project Management or Project Controls disciplines and as such is available to aspiring individuals wishing to become assistant planners / schedulers, assistant project managers, assistant cost or risk engineers, assistant claims analysts and / or assistant project controls engineers etc.

The interns / trainees / apprentices from each Employer will be provided with:

  • Access to a Corporate Apprentice Mentor (CAM); a senior employee who has been trained and certified by the Guild to act as subject expert to mentor and coach the apprentice through their 24 month long Apprentice Framework Plan (AFP).
  • The CAM will assist each apprentice with their AFP consisting of...
  1. the creation of an online Experience Profile
  2. any required 360 Degree Capability References,
  3. a forward looking Career Path Development Plan,
  4. an online Knowledge and Capability Exam, and
  5. a Certification to validate the successful conclusion of the apprenticeship.
  • Access to Apprentice Capability Descriptor (ACD) which defines, in detail, the specific KNOW and UNDERSTAND capability expectations for the practitioner for each of the project controls knowledge areas. 
  • Access to Apprentice Compendium & Reference (CaR) which documents the best tested and proven practices, tools & techniques described and required by the ACD in regard to the 12 knowledge area domains. 
  • Access to Classroom Training or eLearning (procured, paid for and provided by the employer). The Guild provides a Train-The-Trainer Facility to one or more CAM's who can deliver in-house training to the employers apprentices should the employer not wish to purchase external training or eLearning etc. 
  • Access to Online Competency Examination to validate & assess the apprentices ability to REMEMBER and UNDERSTAND relevant facts, concepts and procedures as mandated by the ACD. 
  • A formal Apprentice Competency Certification Credential validating the successful completion of the apprenticeship. 
  • Access to a Corporate Career Path Matrix to enable career growth after attaining the end-of-apprenticeship Certification.

To learn more about this exciting programme please email Admin@GuildofProjectControls.com