Top 10 benefits of enrolling onto an Apprenticeship

Top 10 benefits of enrolling onto an Apprenticeship

Starting your career with an Apprenticeship is the perfect way to get hands on learning within the field you want to work in. You get first-hand knowledge of how the industry works.

Why choose an apprenticeship?

Here’s what we think the top 10 benefits why you should consider an apprenticeship are.

Improve your employabilityImprove your employability:

Not only does your apprenticeship give you the opportunity to learn and experience your chosen career, it also makes you more employable to future companies.

Earn while you learnEarn while you learn:

The minimum wage for an Apprentice is £3.90 per hour however your employer can pay you more than this.

Learn skillsLearn skills your employer wants:

Gain real skills with real qualifications.

Progression opportunitiesProgression opportunities:

There is a good chance that once you complete your apprenticeship you will get kept on by your employer.

Become more confidentBecome more confident:

Learning while in a working environment can really build your confidence.

Learn at your own paceLearn at your own pace:

Apprenticeships allows you to learn at your own pace, you also get support from your skills assessor as well as your employer.

Learn key skillsLearn key skills:

Maths and English are also part of an apprenticeship. This will help if you didn’t get the level you wanted to at school.

IndependenceGain independence and respect:

Being in a working environment will teach you to take responsibility for your actions and how to be independent. In turn, this will gain you the respect of your co-workers and employers.

Make new friendsMake new friends:

Being part of a working environment will help you make new friends that have common interests.

Student discountsGet student discounts:

When enrolling onto an apprenticeship you are entitled to an NUS car which provides discounts at high street retailers.

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