Understanding and Applying for Apprenticeships

Want to learn more about apprenticeships, and how they can help you achieve your career goals? This interactive and engaging short e-course will guide you through what an apprenticeship is and why you might choose this career pathway. Along the way, we’ll tackle the myths surrounding apprenticeships and you’ll hear from current and past apprentices. In the final lesson, we’ll help you to navigate the process of identifying and applying for an apprenticeship too!

In this course, you will learn about what apprentices do on a daily basis and what qualifications and career pathways you can achieve by choosing an apprenticeship. You will hear first hand from current and past apprentices, who will share their personal journeys with you to help you make an informed decision on whether an apprenticeship is the right choice for you!

We will explore the different types of apprenticeships and look into why you might consider choosing an apprenticeship over enrolling at a college/university or securing a job. Our interactive activities and quizzes will tackle some of the myths and misconceptions surrounding apprenticeships too.

We will guide you through how to find apprenticeship opportunities that appeal to you and how you might go about applying for them. We’ll share with you a range of useful websites and resources to help you navigate the application process. Finally, we will give you our top tips on how to create an impactful apprenticeship application!

This course is sponsored by the Hampshire & Isle of Wight Community Foundation via the National Emergencies Trust.

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Course Includes

  • 4 Lessons
  • 12 Topics
  • 3 Quizzes