Becoming an apprentice

Pay and conditions, how to apply, become a higher or degree apprentice. Apprenticeship levels, training, find an apprenticeship.


  1. Find an apprenticeship

    Register your profile, search vacancies and apply for an apprenticeship - you must be 16 or over

  2. Become an apprentice

    Becoming an apprentice - what to expect, apprenticeship levels, pay and training, making an application, complaining about an apprenticeship

  3. Apprenticeship agreement: template

    This agreement must be signed by the apprentice and the employer at the start of the apprenticeship.

  4. Complain about a further education college or apprenticeship

    Complain about a further education college, business providing apprenticeships or other adult education institution - complaints process, when to complain to the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA)

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Higher and degree apprenticeships
  2. A guide to apprenticeships
  3. Creative and design apprenticeships
  4. The Government Economic Service Degree Level Apprenticeship
  5. Hair and beauty apprenticeships
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News and communications

  1. Thousands of higher and degree apprenticeship vacancies announced
  2. Brathay apprentice challenge winners GSK in Westminster visit
  3. Voter registration: Letter to key apprenticeship employers
  4. Mercedes-Benz, BT and Brompton Bicycle back traineeships to get young people ready for work
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Research and statistics

  1. FE learners and apprentices survey
  2. Traineeships: evaluation
  3. Apprenticeships evaluation 2012 to 2013: learner and employer surveys
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Civil Service apprentice: Rya Cooper
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