The IET provides apprentices with everything they need to meet the challenges of their apprenticeship.

Understanding apprenticeships

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The basics

Find out what an apprenticeship entails, discover where to look for schemes, and read advice on how to apply.

Case studies

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Meet the apprentices

Read our apprentice case studies and diaries, as well as hearing from companies that run IET approved schemes.

News and features

Find out what IET apprentice members get up to

Apprentice life

Read news and reports on special projects, competitions, charitable work and events - all from our apprentice members.

Approved apprenticeship

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Why choose an apprenticeship?

Find out about how you'll benefit from completing an IET Approved Apprenticeship scheme.

Professional registration

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EngTech and ICTTech

Professional registration recognises your competence, commitment, skills and experience and is an important milestone for any engineer or technician.


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Apprentice and Technician awards

These reward exceptional engineering contributions with a trophy, £1000 prize and two years free IET membership.

Apprentice Signature

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Joining as an Apprentice

Our IET Apprentice Signature package will support and guide your career development.


discover IET communities

Make the most of IET Engineering Communities

Find out how you can benefit from using the IET's online community platform.

Apprenticeship scheme approval

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Run an IET approved apprenticeship scheme

Information about the benefits of running an IET Approved Apprenticeship scheme.