Creative, Cultural and Design

Apprenticeship Framework in Junior Journalism

Framework No: FR04164   Issue: 1

The content of this framework has been agreed and published by Creative Skillset.


This framework specifies the standards and criteria for the delivery of Level 3 training provision within the Creative, Cultural & Design occupations. Successful completion of the provision will lead to the award of a designated/regulated qualification(s) within the industry.

This Apprenticeship aims to provide the skills and knowledge required for various roles including a Junior Journalist.


Achievement of these qualifications will be assessed by verification through the appropriate awarding body. Participants must complete:

  • Either a competence and a knowledge qualification or a combined competence and knowledge based qualification from one of the following pathways.
  • Essential Skills and the Employment Rights and Responsibilities as stated below.

Pathways for this framework at level 3:

Pathway 1: Junior Journalist

Essential Skills Wales:

Application of Number Level 2, Communication Level 2, ICT Level n/a

Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)

The appropriate underpinning knowledge and induction covering workplace Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) is Optional.


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