Construction Site Supervisor apprenticeship

Level 4

The perfect start for anyone embarking on a career in site management

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Apprenticeship overview

Co-created with industry experts and leading house builders, our Construction Site Supervisor apprenticeship provides you with the knowledge to manage staff and subcontractors, supervise all aspects of the build, and ensure homes are ready to move into.

The course is unrestricted by traditional term times, allowing you to study for a formal qualification alongside your employment. There are ten modules delivered virtually by an NHBC training professional over 62 weeks, allowing you to learn at any location within the UK.

The course content focuses on new builds and meets the requirements of apprenticeship standard ST0048. At the end of this apprenticeship, you’ll have an industry-recognised Level 4 qualification in site supervision and relevant CSCS card, ready to hit the ground running.

Why study for an apprenticeship with NHBC?

Trusted by the

Our strong relationship with builders gives us a strong understanding of the sector's needs, and many large building firms have already signed up their apprentices to this year’s cohorts.

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Taught by
construction experts

NHBC apprenticeships are delivered by our fully qualified, experienced trainers who use their own construction and training expertise to support and develop outstanding apprentices.

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Focused on

We are a market-leading, trusted brand delivering home building focused apprenticeships. Our core purpose is to improve construction quality and support the Government’s ambitions to create high-quality jobs for the future and to develop a talented and skilled workforce.

Designed by
the industry

We have a long track record in providing bespoke training for builders. Our apprenticeships have been created specifically for the house-building industry in conjunction with leading national house builders.

What you will learn

These are the tasks you'll be learning:

  • monitor health and safety standards on construction projects
  • record, oversee and report progress on construction projects
  • supervise specialist contractors
  • manage the quality of works
  • support commercial staff to monitor construction costs
  • minimise the environmental impact of construction projects.

Entry Requirements

For Level 4 apprenticeships the minimum requirement is English and Maths level 1, ideally level 2.

Applicants will be supported to attain these entry levels before joining the course, or while on the course, where possible. Please discuss this with your employer.


You must be:

  • 16 or over by the end of the summer holidays
  • living in England
  • not in full-time education
  • in current employment in a relevant role
  • meet all the entry/eligibility requirements

Intake dates

June 2024 22
September 2024 22
October 2024 22
November 2024 22
January 2025 22
February 2025 22


Ready to start your journey as an apprentice?

If you are employed or have been offered a role with an employer, complete our application form and a member of our apprenticeships team will be in touch.

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Looking for a construction apprenticeship but not currently employed?

To be eligible for a construction apprenticeship you must be employed in a related job role. We work with Talentview Construction who can help match you with employers. Are you ready to kickstart your career into construction?

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