Traineeships: training organisations

Information for training organisations and colleges to determine whether young people might be suitable candidates for a traineeship.


Traineeship referral sheet – providers

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A traineeship is an education and training programme with work experience that is focused on giving young people the skills and experience that employers are looking for.

Traineeships are an ideal opportunity for young people, aged 16 to 24 (up to an academic age of 25 for those with learning difficulty assessments) who are motivated to get a job but lack the skills and experience that employers are looking for.

Find a traineeship

Published 21 February 2014
Last updated 12 December 2016 + show all updates
  1. Updated fact sheet.
  2. Updated traineeship referral sheet – providers.
  3. Updated traineeships referral sheet for providers.
  4. Edited text on page.
  5. First published.