We provide a package of support and mentoring, plus 20% of training directly from us offsite (or onsite depending on the type of Apprenticeship).
Our training and support programmes include:
Depending on the Apprenticeship, facilities include:
Our Apprentices are enrolled as part of our Skills Academies across a variety of sectors including the London Railway Academy, London Welding Academy, Green Academy, Enfield Skills Academy, Digital Hub, Creative Hub, Hospitality, Accounting Academy, Sports Academies and will depend on your specialism and site location.
You will gain valuable real-life workplace experience, plus additional training in soft skills relevant to your job and more industry-specific skills through our short courses. At the end of the Apprenticeship, you receive a certificate of completion. The Apprenticeship will give you the industry skills you need to progress in your chosen career; this could be through progression within the organisation where you have done the Apprenticeship, or you can apply for roles in your chosen field.
As an Apprentice, you will:
Check out our top 5 reasons on why you should become an apprentice.
For full details on your rights as an Apprentice, visit the official Government site on becoming an Apprentice.
To start an Apprenticeship, you’ll need to be:
Have obtained a grade 4 (C) or above in GCSE Maths and English. If you have not achieved these grades, you can still do an Apprenticeship. In this case, you will need to do a Functional Skills course in Maths and English at the same time as you do your Apprenticeship. You may also be able to apply for a Pre-Apprenticeship Scheme which is a study course to help get some qualifications to be eligible to apply for an Apprenticeship once completed.
Unsure of which path to take? Check out our level equivalence table:
To apply for an Apprenticeship, you will need to apply for a job at a company that is offering an Apprenticeship Scheme through places such as the Job Centre, Total Jobs, Indeed, and LinkedIn or check out our current vacancies below. From there you can discuss with your employer about carrying-out your off-the-job training at one of our participating colleges. Check out our campus and facilities here.
If you are unsure about how to find an Apprenticeship, we have many links with employers who offer them so please get in touch with us and we can give you advice.
If you are interested in an Apprenticeship but have not yet applied for one, you can speak to one of our Apprenticeship advisors who can provide further advice based on your individual circumstances (see form below).