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How do they work?

Find out what to expect and the application process.

How do they work?

Becoming an apprentice

An apprenticeship is a real job where you learn, gain experience and get paid. You're an employee with a contract of employment and holiday leave.

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Applying for an apprenticeship

There are hundreds of different apprenticeships to choose from. To apply for one, you’ll need to create an account on the find an apprenticeship service. You can also save any apprenticeships you like and then apply for them later.

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The interview process

If your application is successful, the employer will invite you for an interview. If you’re upskilling with your current employer, you may not have one.

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Get free help and support

Call 0800 0150 400 or email nationalhelpdesk@apprenticeships.gov.uk

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