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An apprenticeship is a programme that combines education and training at an institution with practical learning and work experience at a company. Apprentices "earn while they learn" as they are employed and are paid throughout their apprenticeship training.


How long does an apprenticeship take?

The duration of apprenticeships can vary depending on the specific programme and typically range from two to four years.


What qualification do I receive when I finish my apprenticeship?

All national apprenticeships lead to an award on the National Framework of Qualifications.


What type of apprenticeship programmes are available?

There number and type of apprenticeships is growing with apprenticeships in new and traditional sectors such as electrician, mechanics, auctioneering and property services, health care, insurance and many more.