What is an

An apprenticeship is a real job where you learn, gain experience and get paid.

Apprenticeships combine on-the-job training with classroom learning giving your employees the foundation knowledge and first-hand experience to build their skills, whether they are existing members of staff or new employees to the team. There are many benefits of investing in your staff through quality training; they become motivated, bring fresh and innovative skills and knowledge to your business and are more likely to stay with an employer who has invested in them.


- Be 16 or over
- Not already be in full time education
- Spend at least 50% of your working hours in England