Protective Services

This section summarises the occupations that have been added and removed from the Protective Services occupational maps as a result of the consultation and responds to additional comments that were submitted.

Breakdown of respondents

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Summary of responses

Respondents proposed that the following occupation be included on the map. After analysis, it has been added as a standard awaiting development:

  • Trading Standards Officer (Level 4)

The following occupation was proposed for inclusion; however, Institute and route panel analysis concluded that there is insufficient evidence at this time for this to be considered as an occupation for the development of an apprenticeship standard:

  • Prison Warden (Governor).

The following standards awaiting development have been removed from the map as Institute and route panel analysis concluded that these occupations cannot be achieved through an apprenticeship or technical education:

  • Chief Fire Officer
  • Chief Superintendent Police
  • Superintendent Police
  • Police Sergeant

Respondents identified that the following occupations were on this occupational map when they had previously been allocated to Transport and Logistics. The occupations have been moved.

  • Aviation Operations Manager (Level 4)
  • Aviation Ground Operative (Level 2)