What is an apprenticeship?
An apprenticeship is available to anyone over the age of 16 and allows you to gain new skills and a nationally recognised qualification all whilst earning a wage at the same time. As an apprentice you will learn valuable work skills and in-depth sector knowledge throughout completing your qualification. All training is completed within your workplace, helping you to gain transferable skills e.g IT, working within a team to allow you to enhance your future.
There are many sectors/industries that offer Apprenticeships including childcare, health and social care, management, business administration, hair & beauty etc. During your apprenticeship you will be supported by your dedicated Trainer Coach who will visit you every month to complete units of your qualification through discussions, witness testimonies, observations etc. These visits can also take place digitally using a wide variety of online platforms such as Zoom and Microsoft Teams to enable a blended learning experience.
What are the benefits of doing an apprenticeship?
By completing an apprenticeship, you will gain a nationally recognised qualification whilst learning valuable work skills on the job. As an apprentice, you will be employed and earn a wage whilst completing your qualification. An apprenticeship allows you to gain experience of the world of work, helping to increase your employability and enhance your CV. By entering employment and completing an apprenticeship you get to become more independent and confident within yourself all while gaining the necessary skills to activ8 your career.
Who are Educ8?
The Educ8 Group, (incorporating ISA Training) are a training provider based near Caerphilly, South Wales and support employers in their training and growth ambitions. We work closely with organisations to help upskill their staff through the apprenticeship programme and also help to support their recruitment needs. Our Activ8 programme aims to helping young people into employment with an apprenticeship, this includes working closely with schools to increase the awareness and importance of apprenticeships.
You can search our current Apprenticeship Vacancies here
If you would like to find out more information regarding an apprenticeship, Educ8 are here to help!