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Level 7 for Trainees

What is the Level 7 Professional Accountant Apprenticeship?

This new Apprenticeship enables you to study for a professional qualification such as ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW or CTA whilst developing key skills and behaviours es...

Mon, 9 Apr, 2018 at 12:44 PM
What do I receive when I complete the Apprenticeship?

You'll receive a professional qualification and, subject to fulfilling the relevant work experience requirements of your chosen professional body, you&...

Mon, 9 Apr, 2018 at 3:07 PM
Can I add any more letters at the end of my name, other than those I will receive from completing the professional qualification?

No - other than the letters you get from taking the qualification, you don’t get any further letters from completing the Apprenticeship.

Mon, 9 Apr, 2018 at 3:09 PM
Can I still do evening or weekend study on an Apprenticeship?

Yes you can, but only if your employer gives you time back in lieu, or if there is sufficient training and development as part of your job role to make up 2...

Mon, 9 Apr, 2018 at 3:11 PM
What makes this different from just studying for the qualification?

There are a few key differences: With the Apprenticeship there is an equal focus on the development of skills and behaviours rather than just focusing on t...

Mon, 9 Apr, 2018 at 3:13 PM
I like to study ad-hoc, taking papers as and when I like. Can I still do this on an Apprenticeship?

Apprenticeships are structured training programmes and it's important you are seen to be making progress while you are on the programme. It is also a r...

Mon, 9 Apr, 2018 at 3:18 PM
How will I know I am achieving the skills and behaviours?

You'll be allocated a personal Talent Coach who will support you throughout your whole programme, ensuring you are progressing as you should be. It is t...

Mon, 9 Apr, 2018 at 3:24 PM
What resources will I have available?

In addition to all of the usual resources you get through MyKaplan to support you with your technical studies, you'll also have access to your own perso...

Mon, 9 Apr, 2018 at 3:26 PM
How do I apply?

It is important that you are currently in employment and in an accounts/finance role in order to be eligible to apply for this Apprenticeship. Apprentices mu...

Mon, 9 Apr, 2018 at 3:28 PM
How much will it cost my employer?

If you're eligible to complete a Level 7 Apprenticeship, then there are two ways in which your employer can use government funding for this programme: ...

Mon, 9 Apr, 2018 at 3:51 PM