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Become an Apprentice

Find an apprenticeship to help build your skills and develop your career…

Apprenticeships can provide you with an excellent opportunity to gain qualifications specific to the industry you want to progress in, at the same time as you earning a wage. As an apprentice, you will work on-the-job, learn from professionals, and gain practical skills you can use on a day-to-day basis. Apprenticeships are fully funded by the Skills Funding Agency for 16-18 year olds, with other conditions apply to those over 19 years old. Apprenticeships can last from as few as 13 months to 48, depending on the qualification you wish to pursue.

Levels of Apprenticeships

  • Intermediate (Level 2)
  • Advanced (Level 3)
  • Higher (Level 5)

National Minimum Wage

Since October 1st 2016, employers are now required to pay the new Apprentice minimum wage of £3.40 per hour, a 10p rise from the previous figure of £3.30. The changes mean that a 1st-year apprentice working 40 hours per week will now earn £7,072 per annum as opposed to the previous figure of £6,864.


Our broad range of courses include maintenance, manufacturing, electronics and more, delivered by knowledegable and experienced trainers...

Health and Social Care

Supporting learners at intermediate, advanced and higher levels who work in a range of care environments including hospitals and care homes…


Qualifications for those looking to gain skills in maintenance operations or a range of fenestration-based specialisms…

Business Skills

Our Business Skills qualifications prepare learners for a range of office-based roles, specialising in Customer Service, IT, Business Administration and much more...


IPS offers training for manufacturing roles in Warehousing and Signmaking, as well as logistical and operational qualifications…


Motor Vehicle

Training in the repair and maintenance of both heavy and light vehicles, as well as plant machinery...

Advanced Learner Loans

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Apprentice Stats


of apprentices will stay in employment after finishing their apprenticeship


of apprentices report satisfaction with their apprenticeship

Average apprentice wage per hour


of apprentices say their career prospects improve as a result of doing their apprenticeship

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