The basics

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

A female apprentice at work

An introduction to apprenticeships

Apprenticeships equal paid real-life work experience paired with a bank of transferable skills and qualifications that can help you develop a successful career.

Higher apprenticeships

Information on higher apprenticeships: what they entail, what qualifications you can gain, professional accreditation and future career opportunities.

How to find an engineering apprenticeship

Where to look for an engineering apprenticeship: useful information and websites.

Apprenticeship money matters

Earn while you learn: financial advice on apprenticeship funding, bursaries, salaries and an apprentice discount card.