End Point Assessment - How will it work?

What will EPA look like?
Who will the EPA affect?

How will the EPA work?
When an apprentice is ready to take the EPA, their employer will put them forward for the assessment. Each EPA is different, so the requirements for each assessment are laid out in the apprenticeship standard.


End Point Assessment (EPA) is the name given to a series of tests an apprentice must take to prove their ability to do the job they have been training for. … In some Standard based apprenticeships the on-programme stage may include mandatory requirements, such as supporting qualifications

End Point Assessment. The purpose of the end point assessment (EPA) is to test that an apprentice is fully capable of doing their job before they receive their apprenticeship certificate. It also helps to demonstrate that what an apprentice has learned can be applied in the real world.