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Apprenticeships

Being an apprentice gives you the oppurtunity to gain a recognised qualification and develop professional skills, while earning a salary. 

What are Apprenticeships? guidebook.

Apprenticeships can be applied for online through websites listed below:

www.apprenticeships.org.uk

www.derby-college.ac.uk/index.php/apprenticeships

There are three levels of Apprenticeships available for those aged 16 and over. 

1 - Intermediate Level Apprenticeships

  • Apprentices work towards work-based learning qualifications such as a Level 2 Competence Qualification, Functional Skills and, in most cases, a relevant knowledge-based qualification.

2 - Advanced Level Apprenticeships

  • Apprentices work towards work-based learning such as a Level 3 Competence Qualification, Functional Skills and, in most cases, a relevant knowledgebased qualification.

3 - Higher Apprenticeships

  • Apprentices work towards work-based learning qualifications such as a Level 4 Competence Qualification, Functional Skills and, in some cases, a knowledge-based qualification such as a Foundation Degree.