Apprenticeships help you build the experience and skills that employers want to see. No matter what stage you’re at, they’ll help you get set for a bright future. And now, there are more ways than ever to get involved. Choose one of the options below to get started.
Get a head start with a Foundation Apprenticeship. You can get real-world work experience, while you're in fifth or sixth year
Get a job, get paid, and get qualified with a Modern Apprenticeship
With a Graduate Apprenticeship, you can work, get paid, and get a degree at the same time.
Here's what some current apprentices had to say about their experiences.
'My Graduate Apprenticeship will certainly help me gain the competitive edge over people who don't have the same level of work-based experience.'
If that's the question on your mind, check out Billy Boyter's story. He started as an apprentice, and now owns his own restaurant - with a Michelin star to boot.
‘Sometimes I feel like I’m sitting in high school thinking, ‘How’s this going to help me in the future?’ Now I’m seeing how it applies in different jobs.’
'I struggled to be in a classroom all day – I wanted to be outside, learning new skills. When I got offered an apprenticeship, I decided that was the best option.'
Find out how Beyar and Ibrahim are starting a career in construction, through a Modern Apprenticeship.
Stewart's apprenticeship lets him get hands-on experience at the BBC.Read the full story
Amy’s employer made simple Access to Work adjustments to support her dyslexia. Now, she’s learning on the job through a Modern Apprenticeship.Read the full story