Project Management Apprenticeship Babcock International

This role is within the Marine Sector of Babcock International Group, which delivers a wide array of complex through-life marine engineering services to defence and civil customers across the globe. As an APM apprentice you will become an important part of our Project Management Office team working on a diverse range of projects.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 31 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Fully funded qualifications up to degree level may be available Personal development training Pension scheme with employee contributions 25 days holidays + bank holidays Flexible working Cycle to work scheme

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 36

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    02 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    4 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Your typical daily activities will include:

  • Preparing planning schedules and activities for review. 
  • Defining work packages.
  • Reconciling and analysing data into useful information. 
  • Developing communication plans and producing reports on delivery, cost and quality.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Apprentices will attend college on a weekly basis and study towards the following:

  • Project Foundation Qualification (PFQ)
  • Associate Project Manager Qualification (APMQ).
  • Level 4 Associate Project Manager qualification

Your technical training will be supplemented with in-house training courses and soft skill training to help you develop your personal and team working skills.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The aim of the apprenticeship is to prepare you for a permanent project management role working as an Assistant Project Manager within Mission Systems.

Upon completion apprentices will be equipped to apply for internal vacancies.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSE’s including Maths, English and Science (Grade Grade 4(C)) Essential
A Level or equivalent 3 A levels in related subject (Grade B or equivalent) Essential

About the employer

Babcock International is a leading provider of critical, complex engineering services which support national defence, save lives, and protects communities. Babcock Mission Systems are looking for talented individuals to join our communications engineering apprenticeship programme. You’ll benefit from excellent career, learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential at Babcock.


Babcock International


Bristol, GB


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Associate project manager

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply via the link.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Mar 2023