Cookies are files saved on your phone, tablet or computer when you visit a website.
We use 3 types of cookie. You can choose which cookies you're happy for us to use.
Cookies that measure website use
We use Google Analytics to measure how you use the website so we can improve it based on user needs. Google Analytics sets cookies that store anonymised information about:
- how you got to the site
- the pages you visit on the service and how long you spend on each page
- what you click on while you're visiting the site
We do not allow Google to use or share the data about how you use this site.
Cookies may be set by other third-party websites to do things like measure how you view YouTube videos that are on the service.
If you register an account with the Find an apprenticeship service or the Manage apprenticeships service, both provided by the Education and Skills Funding Agency, the information collected using analytics cookies will be linked to your account to help us make the service work better for you.
Cookies that help with our communications and marketing
These cookies help us improve the relevancy of advertising campaigns you receive from us.
We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners, who may combine it with other information that they’ve collected from your use of their services.
Strictly necessary cookies
These essential cookies do things like:
- remember the notifications you've seen so we do not show them to you again
- remember your progress through a form
They always need to be on.