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 IET approval of your apprenticeship scheme will add value and contribute to employee development and greater long term success.


  • Demonstrates competence;
  • Demonstrates commitment to development and progression;
  • Benchmarks the standard of the scheme;
  • Access to the resources of the IET;
  • Approval process;
  • The next step film.

Apprentice benefits

Completing an approved apprenticeship scheme is the first step towards recognition as a competent professional, as well as a pathway to career opportunities.


  • Recognisable professional competence;
  • Increased opportunities;
  • Streamlined route to registration;
  • The next step film.