Monthly Archives: September 2016

Groundsmanship apprentice standard approved for delivery

Good news for the turf / grounds care industry in that the new groundsmanship apprentice standard, ‘Sports Turf Operative’,  has finally been approved by the Government for delivery. What this means in practice is that there will be a period of transition from the old apprenticeship framework, giving training providers time to consider how they will deliver the new standard. This should not prove troublesome to any training provider who is involved with apprenticeship delivery, although with any change there will be