Level 4 Asset Manager:

The latest addition to Watertrain’s apprenticeship portfolio is the new Level 4 Asset Manager Apprenticeship Standard.

The apprenticeship has been developed by a mix of employers, including Anglian Water, Northumbrian Water, Environment Agency, National Grid and Network Rail, to support individuals across a range of industries who manage physical assets. Asset manager practitioners work in a range of industries that manage physical assets. This includes energy and utilities, manufacturing, mining, petrochemical, buildings, and transport. They may be employed by asset owning companies, outsourced services companies, or asset management consultants.

The delivery of the programme will be a mixture of classroom and remote delivery and will cover the following units:

Asset Manager Principles

  • Principles
  • Policy, Strategy and Planning
  • Risk and Contingency Planning

Asset Lifecycle

  • Lifecycle Activities – Asset Information
  • Lifecycle Activities – Operations and Maintenance
  • Lifecycle Activities – Asset Creation and Disposal

Management Systems

  • Assurance and Management Review
  • ISO55001 and Maturity Assessment
  • Improvement Roadmaps

Implementing Asset Management Plans

  • Plan Implementation
  • Communication Skills
  • Problem Solving

Key information

Status: Approved for delivery 

Level: 4

Typical duration to gateway: 18 months 

Typical EPA period: 6 months

Maximum funding: £9000

EQA provider: Ofqual

Asset Manager Apprenticeship Standard 

End Point Assessment


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If you are interested in utilising the Level 4 Asset Manager Apprenticeship Standard or have any questions about its delivery / how it could support your organisation, please follow the link below to book a meeting with our expert team: