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Apprenticeships

Address: Apprenticeships, Gov.uk Aviation House 125 Kingsway London WC2B 6NH

apprenticeships

Apprenticeships combine practical training in a job with study
As an apprentice you’ll:
work alongside experienced staff
gain job-specific skills
study towards a related qualification (usually one day a week)
Apprenticeships take 1 to 4 years to complete depending on their level.
 
Levels of apprenticeship:
An apprenticeship has an equivalent education level and can be:
Intermediate - equivalent to 5 GCSE passes
Advanced - equivalent to 2 A level passes
Higher - can lead to NVQ Level 4 and above, or a foundation degree
 
Who can apply:
You can apply for an apprenticeship while you’re still at school. To start one, you’ll need to be:
16 or over
living in England
not in full-time education
 
How to apply:
There are 3 steps to applying for an apprenticeship
Sign in or create an account
Complete and submit your application
The National Careers Service has advice on writing applications and what to do at interviews
 
Please click below to view  'Into Apprenticeships - A guide for disabled people.'
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Further general information on apprenticeships can be found at https://www.gov.uk/topic/further-education-skills/apprenticeships

 

 

 

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