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National Apprenticeship Scheme

15th April 2016 – The National Apprenticeship scheme provides case studies and background information on what is involved in Apprenticeships, examples of apprenticeships in practice and feedback from employers and participants on their experiences.

The scheme provides a direct link to employing an apprentice and to current apprenticeship vacancies.

What will the benefits be for me?
Provides information and a linking service to people wishing to take on an apprentice and for people who wish to apply for an apprenticeship.
Employers can also create their own apprenticeship frameworks.
How do I access the service?

Via the website

How much will it cost

The service is free of charge, although there will be costs involved in employing an apprentice.
There is also information about grants available for taking on an apprentice in certain circumstances.

Contact Details
National Apprenticeship Scheme
Tel: 0800 0150400