Skills to succeed - apprenticeships


Get the skills, get the qualifications and get paid as you learn

Types of apprenticeship

An apprenticeship can give you the training and qualifications you need to help you get ahead in your chosen career ... more

Higher level apprenticeships

Training at higher levels, including Foundation Degrees, Honours Degrees and post-graduate awards (Level 7-8) ... more

For employers

If you want to take on an apprentice or improve the skills of your employees to help your business work better, the Apprenticeships programme could be for you.

Apprenticeships for employers
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Apprenticeships explained

The Apprenticeships programme offers training to 16 year olds and over, across a wide range of apprenticeships … more

Types of apprenticeships

The types of apprenticeship and the qualifications for each are set out in what is known as a framework. There are currently three levels to choose from … more

Apprenticeships training suppliers

Find out who delivers apprenticeship training in your area. You and your employer must speak to one of these training suppliers to arrange your 'off-the-job' training … more

Getting started on the Apprenticeship programme

If you are interested in becoming an apprentice under the Apprenticeship programme, you must be in a job or have found an employer who is willing to take you on as an apprentice … more

Work+ civil engineering apprenticeship

Information about a new programme to help people become civil engineers, from technician through to chartership  … more


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