A number of apprenticeships support the building of capacity and the different unique capabilities within the public health workforce.
Apprenticeships are work-based training programmes that provide;
- Routes into a variety of careers within public health and across all employment sectors.
- Opportunities to learn, earn and achieve a nationally recognised certification up to masters level qualification degree.
- Individuals with opportunities to gain experience, skills and knowledge in an apprenticeship relevant to the occupational area of work and to become fully competent in the chosen job role/career.
The video below is a brief description of what apprenticeships are.
The apprenticeships that support public health careers may include to the following but not limited to as seen below;
- Level 3 – Community Health and Wellbeing Worker
- Level 4 – Associate Project Manager
- Level 6 – Public Health Practitioner
- Level 6 – Environmental Health Practitioner
- Level 7 – Systems Thinking Practitioner
- Level 7 – Health and Care Intelligence Specialist