Scottish Apprenticeship Week

Scottish Apprenticeship Week celebrates the benefits apprenticeships bring to individuals, businesses and the economy.

Scottish Apprenticeship Week is a nationwide celebration of apprenticeships. It's a time when everyone can promote the benefits of work-based learning to people, employers and Scotland.

Scottish Apprenticeship Week shines a spotlight on the benefits that work-based learning brings to: 

  • people of all ages and backgrounds 

  • employers of all sizes 

  • Scotland’s economy 

Apprenticeships create the skills every generation needs and every employer wants. This year’s campaign shows that apprenticeships give people high-quality opportunities. This supports them to achieve their full potential.  

Help us show the valuable contribution apprenticeships make to people, employers and the economy. Get involved in #ScotAppWeek24. There's lots going on in our events calendar, too!


Skills Generation

Scottish Apprenticeships are creating the new generation of Scotland’s skilled workforce. Find out about Skills Generation, this year’s campaign.


Get involved

Find easy and enjoyable ways to celebrate and make the most of Scottish Apprenticeship Week. There are lots of ideas for apprentices, employers and learning providers.

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See what's on

There's so much going on during Scottish Apprenticeship Week, 4 to 8 March 2024. Check out these events and find one near you.

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Tell us what you're doing

Are you planning an event or activity for Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2024? Tell us what you're doing and we'll promote it in our events listings.


Social media ideas

We’ve got tips and ideas to help you spread the word about Scottish Apprenticeship Week on socials.


Schools support

Use these resources and events to help you highlight apprenticeships during Scottish Apprenticeship Week and beyond.


Scottish Apprenticeship Awards

The Scottish Apprenticeship Awards are the flagship event of the week. Find out how we celebrate apprentices, employers and learning providers from across Scotland.


Free marketing resources to download

Get colourful #ScotAppWeek24 photos and video to promote apprenticeships. Use them anywhere – in posters, on your socials, in emails or in presentations.

Apprenticeships support the Skills Generation

For generations Scottish Apprenticeships have: 

  • powered potential 

  • passed on the skills to thrive 

  • built businesses to prosper 

  • energised the economy

Apprenticeships support the Scottish Government’s ambition to harness people’s skills and talents. This helps ensure that Scotland remains a successful nation.

People get the skills to thrive, thanks to employers working with:  

  • learning providers  

  • colleges and universities  

  • schools   

Foundation, Modern and Graduate Apprenticeships are backed by employers. That's because they can find and develop talent with the right skills to support them – now and in future. 

Find out more

Get your hands on: #ScotAppWeek24 campaign resources for your socials, posters or presentations. 

See what's on: Check out our live event listings for upcoming #ScotAppWeek24 events


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