Launching the TU Officer Apprentice Standard - London


Date and time

3 February 2020 16:00–18:00


TUC, Congress House, 23-28 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS 

We’re up and running! The TU Officer Apprentice Standard is now live and can be seen at

The Trade Union trailblazer group compromising of Trade Unions, the TUC, GFTU and Ruskin College are proud to announce the launch of the movements new apprentice programme for Trade Union Officers. This apprenticeship programme offers Trade Unions the opportunity to develop the skills we need and future proof the skills, culture and growth of our movement.

The launch events are for trade union leaders, managers and employees to find out how the Apprentice Standard can develop your current and future talent. We will cover:

  • The different ways in which a union can set up an apprentice programme
  • The duties, knowledge, skills and attributes that the Standard covers
  • The assessment process at the end of each apprenticeship
  • How the Standard will shape professional trade unionism for years to come
  • All your questions answered