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What is an apprenticeship?

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Figuring out how to get into the right, lifelong career is one of life’s biggest challenges. While some may consider university or college a default choice, today’s young people are increasingly seeing the value of an apprenticeship. With the opportunity to get qualifications employers demand, ‘earn while you learn’ (and not acquire any tuition debt), get hands on training and a foot in the door at an employer of choice, it’s no wonder our apprenticeship training centre is busier than ever.

See what an apprenticeship is all about from a few of our apprentices:

Are you an employer interested in starting an apprenticeship programme? Find out how EEF can help.

Are you interested in potentially becoming an apprentice? Find out how to find and apply for an apprenticeship.

Are you a careers adviser or parent? Find out where an apprenticeship can lead.


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