IET Approved apprenticeship schemes

Review the benefits that approval can bring to an apprenticeship scheme for both the employer and the apprentice.

Employer benefits

Investing in your apprentices by obtaining IET approval to your apprenticeship scheme will contribute to employee development and greater long term success.


  • Demonstrates commitment to development and progression;
  • Endorses the quality of the scheme against IET developed benchmarks;
  • Access to the resources of the IET.

Apprentice benefits

Completing an IET approved apprenticeship scheme is the first step towards recognition as a competent professional Engineering or ICT Technician, as well as a pathway to greater career opportunities.


  • Recognisable professional competence;
  • Increased opportunities;
  • Streamlined route to registration.