What is a Framework?
There are a number of elements to each Apprenticeship and this is called the Framework. This means you will get a range of qualifications as you progress through your training and education. Each Apprenticeship framework has three main
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
a module on
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.