Trailblazer Apprenticeships/Apprenticeships for England

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This Topic Page is a guide to Trailblazer Apprenticeship Standards and Assessment Plans.

It also contains information on the previous (Fish and Shellfish Industry Skills) Appenticeships that will overlap for a short time with the trailblazers, plus information on what those sectors not covered by a suitable trailblazer can do.


Trailblazer Apprenticeships for the seafood industry include:

  • Food Process Operations (Levels 2 and 3) - This includes seafood processing and manufacturing;
  • Fishmongering (Level 2) - under development, scheduled for complation by mid 2017;
  • Fish Frying - discussions during 2017 may result in a fish frying pathway(s) within the Hospitality Trailblazer(s);

Sources of Information

For more information please email or telephone 01472 252300.

Trailblazer Apprenticeships for Fishmongers


Pending Content

Content on Trailblazer Apprenticeships will be added as soon as it emerges:

  • Apprenticeship Providers:
  • End Asessment Organisations:
  • The process of demonstrating skills and knowldge and completing the apprenticeship.


Not covered by a Trailblazer?

Those sectors not covered by a suitable trailblazer (Fish friers, level 3 Fishmongers, Fishmerchants and some other parts of the seafood industry) may consider the Fish and Shellfish Industry Skills based apprenticeships while they are still available in England. See apprenticeships for Wales and Northern Ireland for more information.