Apprenticeships

Everything you need to know about apprenticeships and how to find one. We cover all of the common questions in terms of the application process, and popular apprenticeship schemes.

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Dilemma: Hi, my name is Kitan, and I am 17 years old. I am currently in my first year studying for a BTEC in Art at Harrow College. My goal is to go to university and get...

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APPRENTICESHIPS / FEB 27, 2017

There’s a common misconception that apprenticeships are only for people trying to break into practical ‘blue collar’ sectors like construction and hairdressing. While...

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APPRENTICESHIPS / NOV 15, 2016

Apprenticeships have a bad reputation. Sixty per cent of respondents to a recent Monster survey thought that apprenticeships pay less than £100 a week while 75 per cent...

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APPRENTICESHIPS / JUL 26, 2015

If you are approaching the end of your school-life, you will soon be faced with a difficult decision. More specifically, you must decide whether to pursue a course of...

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APPRENTICESHIPS / JUL 22, 2015

If you fancy the prospect of learning while earning, there is no doubt pursuing an apprenticeship should be your top priority. In Canada, apprenticeships are a popular...

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APPRENTICESHIPS / JUN 22, 2015

As fate might have it, not everyone can be lucky enough to pursue a college education. This does not, however, mean the end of learning. Apprenticeships provide an...

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APPRENTICESHIPS / MAY 10, 2015

In today’s competitive job markets, standing out from the crowd can be a difficult task if you don’t have the right professional training. Although pursuing a college...

How To Find An Apprenticeship In The UK
APPRENTICESHIPS / NOV 26, 2014

Not everyone wants to go to university. Some people just aren’t particularly academic and are more interested in practical, hands-on work, whilst the personal financial...

digital apprenticeship
APPRENTICESHIPS / OCT 06, 2014

The digital economy in the UK is increasingly experiencing a remarkably upbeat growth, with the revenue of digital companies growing 25% faster than that of non-digital...

Expert Advice on Preparing for Your First Apprenticeship
APPRENTICESHIPS / SEP 07, 2014

It’s never easy for school leavers to find apprenticeships straightaway owing to their lack of experience. Yes, recruiters will surely know this. But there are other...

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APPRENTICESHIPS / MAY 27, 2014

Barclays in conjunction with LifeSkills has recently surveyed HR decision makers in SMEs (small to medium enterprises,) and school pupils in the UK. The calculations of...

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APPRENTICESHIPS / JAN 30, 2014

Good news for young students! The number of government apprenticeships available to talented young people across the UK has doubled as applications for 200 places in the...

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