What’s The Real Deal on apprenticeships?
Find out from people who’ve done them.
We’ve collated these case studies from Leicester and Leicestershire businesses and employees. They show that apprenticeships are #TheRealDeal and can be an exciting and valuable route to a career, whatever your aspirations.
Do I have to stay in school until I am 18?
An apprenticeship is an alternative option to full-time education
What do apprentices earn?
Most businesses will pay what they can afford, and because they need to compete
for the best candidates they will pay a competitive salary to attract applications.
Are the qualifications worthwhile?
Turning something you love into a career
What's next after an apprenticeship?
How to create a lasting career from an apprenticeship
Can you change your mind?
Finding the right career opportunity by ‘getting a foot in the door’
Are apprenticeship job roles limited?
School leaver to fully qualified HGV technician in three years
Can adults do apprenticeships?
Getting into management with apprenticeship qualifications
What’s next after A levels?
Many universities are now offering higher and degree apprenticeship programmes
A day in the life of an apprentice
In Leicestershire there are many business administration apprenticeships available, so what do these apprenticeships involve?