What’s involved in the selection process?
The selection process is just like any other job application process. Individuals are put through a series of interviews, and in some cases, tests, to establish if they are the right fit for the role.
What time of year can I start?
You can apply at any time of year. When you begin the work-based training depends upon the availability of a position with an employer.
How long does it take?
The length of an Apprenticeship varies depending on prior skills levels of the apprentice, the qualification being obtained and industry sector. Generally, Apprenticeships take between one and four years to complete.
What does it involve?
An Apprenticeship includes the following components:
a knowledge based element
a competence based element
transferable or âkey skillsâ
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What is an Apprenticeship?
Apprenticeships refer to on-the-job training leading to nationally recognised qualifications, developed by industry. The National Apprenticeship Service supports, funds and co-ordinates the delivery of Apprenticeships throughout England.
Why would I want to take on an apprentice?
Because it is good business. Skills shortages are still one of the biggest threats to UK business. Apprenticeships can help businesses across all industries by offering a route to harness fresh talent. If you have trained staff with the right