About apprenticeships

Apprenticeships in a nutshell INFOGRAPHIC

An apprenticeship could be your way into a skilled job whether you choose to leave education at 16 or 18. Our infographic explains the different levels, what qualifications you could gain...  

Higher apprenticeships: A visual guide INFOGRAPHIC

Higher apprenticeships - your ticket to a high-skilled career. You'll work a paid job, training with experienced colleagues, and study on the side. You could even gain a university degree! 'Higher...  

Can I do an apprenticeship without qualifications?

Want to become a chef? How about learning the ropes of retail sales? Or maybe you’d like to work as a hairdresser? These are just some of the jobs you can pursue by doing an apprenticeship....  

What are the different types of apprenticeships?

You’re probably hearing a lot about apprenticeships at the moment, and we know how confusing the different names, levels and qualifications can be. We’ve created this guide to help you understand...  

Degree apprenticeships: Everything you need to know in under 2 minutes INFOGRAPHIC

They're new. They're exciting. And they could be for you. But let's cut the waffle – our degree apprenticeships infographic says it all. 'Degree apprenticeships = high-skilled job +...  

What is an Advanced Apprenticeship?

Advanced apprenticeships - aka "level 3 apprenticeships" - are a chance for you to gain training in your chosen career, all while working a paid job. You generally need a few GCSEs to start one, although...  

Degree apprenticeships: What are they and are they for me?

Degree apprenticeships allow you to combine practical, workplace training with a university degree. Apprenticeships with degrees! Sounds like the best of both worlds, right? In this guide, we answer...  

The Most Common Myths About Apprenticeships

Following the new UK Government’s plans to increase the number of apprenticeships available to young people, it was announced earlier this week that a further 3 million apprenticeship schemes will...  

Higher apprenticeships: Should I do one instead of university?

Higher apprenticeships allow you to train for a highly skilled job. Unlike university, you don't have to pay – in fact, you'll get paid a wage by your employer. You'll learn by doing the...  

All About Apprenticeships

Most people know that an apprenticeship lets you train for a job by actually doing it. But what is an apprenticeship all about? First off, did you know you get paid to do them, that there...  

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