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...  

What is an intermediate apprenticeship?

Are you thinking about your next step and considering an apprenticeship? There are thousands of exciting apprenticeships in pretty much every job role you can think of, but it can be a challenge to 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...  

How much is the apprenticeship wage? (Updated for 2020-21)

One of the first things you’ll want to know before deciding whether an apprenticeship is for you is how much you'll get paid. On average, an intermediate or advanced apprentice will earn £4.15...  

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...  

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