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Security First Line Manager Apprenticeship Standard

What you need to know about the Highfield Level 3 End-Point Assessment for Security First Line Manager

Who is this Standard for?

This apprenticeship is for individuals working within security first line management. Completion of the apprenticeship would enable candidates to develop the skills and knowledge required to manage people working specifically in a security environment such as the Private Security Industry, MOD, Event Security, ‘In–house’ security, Department for Transport and will provide a vocational route to a career in Security Management.

Programme structure

This is a level 3 apprenticeship standard that has a typical duration of 18 months. Apprentices will be placed in a security first line manager role and will be supported by a tutor to achieve the standard and Level 2 maths and English qualifications. 

Assessment Plan

Apprentices who started their apprenticeship on or after 22/10/2018 will be assessed against ST0330/AP01

End-Point Assessment methods

  • Observation
  • Presentation
  • Synoptic Assessment Interview

EPA kit 

To access the full EPA kit and the Gateway Readiness Report for this standard, please visit here.

Apprenticeship Standard and EPA Timeline

This document (available here) supports employers, training providers and apprentices by providing them with the clear time frames required to complete each stage of the apprenticeship and end-point assessment journey, through to ESFA certification.

Apprentice Support and Guidance Documents 

These documents support employers, training providers and apprentices preparing for end-point assessment.

Think About - Observation

Think About - Presentation

Think About - Synoptic Assessment Interview

Apprenti-kit - The effective delivery of this standard can be supported by the Level 3 Security First Line Manager Apprenti-kit.