Marvel Trainings

Demolition Apprentice (SAP)

The CCDO Smart Card scheme offers a logical pathway from Apprentice to Manager. Exclusively issued by NDTG, the CCDO Smart Card scheme is respected industry-wide, independently recognised and endorsed. Many major developers and local authorities who commission demolition projects demand a CCDO carded workforce. NDTG makes quality CCDO training accessible for any demolition company operating in the UK today

If you reside in WALES, you will undertake the Specialist Applied-Skills Programme (SAP). Your red Apprentice card will be valid for the duration of the 2 year programme and you will need to pass NVQ Level 2 in order to receive a full BLUE Demolition & Refurbishment Operative card.

card valid for 2 years. This card is non-renewable


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 programme.

The apprentice is given multiple theoretical and practical training courses.

Demolition Apprentice


Age Restriction

The apprentice is given multiple theoretical and practical training courses.


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.


Must have held a Demolition Labourer Card for a minimum of 3 months.

HSE Test

Current Demolition Specialist or above Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Touch Screen Test Pass.