Technical Theatre: Lighting, Sound & Stage (England)

What is an apprenticeship framework?

An apprenticeship framework is a definition of requirements for an apprenticeship programme. It is used by training providers, colleges, and employers to ensure that all apprenticeship programmes are delivered consistently and to agreed standards. Each framework includes details of the qualifications needed to be completed, the key skills targets, and any other requirements of the apprenticeship.

A typical framework consists of:

 

Centres must refer to the relevant full apprenticeship framework document on the Apprenticeships Frameworks Online (AFO) website here, however a summary of these requirements are shown below.


Technical Theatre Support (Lighting, Sound and Stage) (England) Level 2 FR03447

To achieve this apprenticeship, learners must meet the following requirements:

Entry Guidance into Apprenticeship Framework

There are no entry conditions for this framework. Please note: technician roles often require manual handling and may also involve working at height and in cramped conditions.

Competence/Technical Skills & Knowledge/Credits

 

Competence qualifications available to this pathway:

 AIM Awards Level 2 Certificate in Technical Theatre Support: Sound,  Light and Stage (QCF)

Knowledge qualifications available to this pathway:

 AIM Awards Level 2 Award In Principles of the Creative and Cultural  Sector (QCF)

Combined qualifications available to this pathway:

 N/A

 

Qualification Information

Learners must achieve all qualifications detailed in this section.

 

Qualification

AIM Awards Level 2 Certificate in Technical Theatre Support: Sound, Light and Stage (QCF)

Assessment

Internally assessed and externally moderated assessment evidence

Grading

Assessment is competent / not competent. There is no grading

Sector

9.2 Crafts, Creative Arts and Design

Qualification Number

601/5274/6

Learning Aim Reference

60152746

Credit Value

25

Guided Learning Hours (GLH)

161-191

Learner Age Range

16-18; 19+

Rules of Combination

Learners must achieve a minimum total of 25 credits; 15 credits from the 5 Mandatory Units in Group A plus a minimum of 7 credits from ONE Pathway in Group B. The remaining 3 credits may be achieved from the learners chosen Pathway or the Optional Units in Group C.

Qualification Specification

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Qualification

AIM Awards Level 2 Award in Principles of the Creative and Cultural Sector (QCF)

Assessment

Internally assessed and externally moderated assessment evidence

Grading

Assessment is competent / not competent. There is no grading

Sector

9.2 Crafts, Creative Arts and Design

Qualification Number

601/5178/X

Learning Aim Reference

6015178X

Credit Value

10

Guided Learning Hours (GLH)

55-102

Learner Age Range

Pre 16; 16-18; 19+

Rules of Combination

Learners must achieve a minimum of 10 credits in total; 5 credits from the two Mandatory Core Units in Group A plus a minimum of 5 credits from ONE of the Pathways (P).

Qualification Specification

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Transferable Skills

Apprentices must complete or have completed one of the English transferable skills qualifications, one of the Mathematical transferable skills and one of the ICT transferable skills qualifications listed in the relevant full apprenticeship framework document on the Apprenticeships Frameworks Online (AFO) website here.

Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)

ERR will be covered through an ERR workbook and can be downloaded from here.

On and Off the Job Learning

The total on and off the job GLH for each pathway (Sound, Light and Stage) is 438. Further details can be found in the relevant full apprenticeship framework document on the Apprenticeships Frameworks Online (AFO) website here.


Technical Theatre (Lighting, Sound and Stage) (Wales) Level 3 FR03447

To achieve this apprenticeship, learners must meet the following requirements:

Entry Guidance into Apprenticeship Framework

There are no entry conditions for this framework.

Competence/Technical Skills & Knowledge/Credits

 

Competence qualifications available to this pathway:

 AIM Awards Level 3 Certificate in Technical Theatre : Sound,  Light  and Stage (QCF)

Knowledge qualifications available to this pathway:

 AIM Awards Level 3 Certificate in Principles of the Creative and  Cultural  Sector (QCF)

Combined qualifications available to this pathway:

 N/A

 

Qualification Information

Learners must achieve all qualifications detailed in this section.

 

Qualification

AIM Awards Level 3 Certificate in Technical Theatre: Sound, Light and Stage (QCF)

Assessment

Internally assessed and externally moderated assessment evidence

Grading

Assessment is competent / not competent. There is no grading

Sector

9.2 Crafts, Creative Arts and Design

Qualification Number

601/5275/8

Learning Aim Reference

60152758

Credit Value

30

Guided Learning Hours (GLH)

148-234

Learner Age Range

16-18; 19+

Rules of Combination

Learners must achieve a minimum total of 30 credits; 10 credits from the 3 Mandatory Units in Group A and a minimum of 17 credits from ONE of the Pathways in Group B. The remaining 3 credits can be achieved from the learner's chosen Pathway (B) or the Optional Units in Group C.

Qualification Specification

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Qualification

AIM Awards Level 3 Certificate in Principles of the Creative and Cultural Sector (QCF)

Assessment

Internally assessed and externally moderated assessment evidence

Grading

Assessment is competent / not competent. There is no grading

Sector

9.2 Crafts, Creative Arts and Design

Qualification Number

601/5181/X

Learning Aim Reference

6015181X

Credit Value

15

Guided Learning Hours (GLH)

119-153

Learner Age Range

16-18; 19+

Rules of Combination

Learners must achieve a minimum of 15 credits in total by completing the two Mandatory Core Units in Group A to achieve 8 credits plus a minimum of 7 credits from ONE of the Pathways (P). Barred units apply*.

Qualification Specification

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Transferable Skills

Apprentices must complete or have completed one of the English transferable skills qualifications, one of the Mathematical transferable skills and one of the ICT transferable skills qualifications listed in the relevant full apprenticeship framework document on the Apprenticeships Frameworks Online (AFO) website here.

Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)

ERR will be covered through an ERR workbook and can be downloaded from here.

On and Off the Job Learning

The total on and off the job GLH for each pathway (Sound, Light and Stage) is 466. Further details can be found in the relevant full apprenticeship framework document on the Apprenticeships Frameworks Online (AFO) website here.