Apprenticeships combine practical training in a job with study. They take 1 to 4 years to complete depending on their level.
As an apprentice you’ll:
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, college or after you’ve finished a course. To start one, you’ll need to be: