End Point Assessment

Land Referencer

  • Reference Code: ST0877
  • Level: 4
  • Version: 1.0
  • Duration: 30 months
  • Location: England


This occupation is found in a range of sectors including transport (aviation, rail, highways), utilities, housing, redevelopment, retail, environmental protection, commercial, private and public sectors.

Occupational role

The broad purpose of the occupation is to support land referencing exercises. The main reason for carrying out a land referencing exercise is to provide supporting evidence, documentation and information for an acquiring authority to obtain land for the purposes of large development or infrastructure projects.


Maximum £14,000

Entry requirements

Employers will set their own entry requirements.


The apprenticeship includes the skills, technical knowledge, and behaviours required to undertake the work of a Land Referencer.


End Point Assessment

Overview of assessment

The end point assessment covers all the skills, knowledge and behaviours in the Standard. It will take place using independent assessors appointed by QFI and the methods shown below:

Book of Reference Report

The apprentice is presented with a simulated brief and is required to produce a book of reference (BoR) and marked-up land plan identifying individuals and organisations with a legal interest in a designated area of land. The assessment is open book and takes place within a time period of 7 hours.

Professional Interview -underpinned by portfolio

The professional interview will be on a one-to-one basis with an assessor and will be underpinned by the portfolio of evidence. Apprentices can refer to and illustrate their answers with evidence from their portfolio of evidence. Duration 75 minutes.

Multiple Choice Test

Consisting of 40 multiple choice questions. Taken via an online platform. Duration 60 minutes.

Readiness for assessment

The employer will endorse progression to the end point when satisfied that the apprentice is consistently working at or above the level set out in the standard, and the pre-requisite gateway requirements have been met with evidence to support these:

  1. achieved level 2 English and mathematics
  2. submitted a Portfolio of Evidence to underpin the professional interview.


This apprenticeship is graded by the independent assessor appointed by QFI and grades are either: Fail, Pass or Distinction.

Professional Recognition


Why choose QFI

QFI is listed on the Register of Apprenticeship Assessment Organisations to assess this apprenticeship Standard. We have access to specialist, occupationally competent independent assessors. We will work with you to ensure that the end-point assessment runs as smoothly as possible providing support for any staff involved in the process. Contact us now to discuss your requirements leadassessor@qfiepa.org