CCDO Demolition Apprentice (TRAILBLAZER)

If you reside in ENGLAND, you will undertake the TRAILBLAZER Demolition Apprentice Scheme. Your red Apprentice card will be valid for the duration of the 2 year programme. At the end of the programme, you will be required to take the End Point Assessment Test (EPAT) and assuming you are successful, you will receive a full BLUE Demolition & Refurbishment Operative card.

CCDO Demolition Apprentice (TRAILBLAZER)


  • Carrying out the process of demolishing or part-demolishing structures ranging from standard brick and concrete buildings to bridges, industrial plants and power stations.
  • This cardholder must not be left working alone and should be in close contact with their company mentor throughout their program.
  • The apprentice is given multiple theoretical and practical training courses.


Apprentices must be a minimum of 18 years of age

Apprentices must achieve level 1 English & Maths and take the test for level 2 if not already done so prior to taking the End-Point Assessment. For those with an education, health and care plan or a legacy statement the apprenticeships English and maths minimum requirement is Entry Level 3 and British Sign Language qualification are an alternative to English qualifications for whom this is their primary language.

Key Notes

Red card valid for 2 years. This card is non renewable. You must pass the endpoint assessment test at the end of the 2 year apprenticeship programme to convert your red apprentice card to the blue Demolition & Refurbishment Operative Card.