School leavers’ apprenticeship information events

May 9, 2016 | Business

There has never been a better time to consider an Apprenticeship. Young people can ‘get in and go far’ with an Apprenticeship at some of Britain’s biggest and brightest companies.

You can gain the skills and knowledge you need to succeed, in some cases up to degree level, while working and earning.

East Durham College are holding a series of Apprenticeship Information/Initial Assessment sessions especially for school leavers during May half term.

Students can find out all they need to know about Apprenticeships, from how do you apply to progressing on to university via the Apprenticeship route.

During the sessions students will take an initially assessment in both maths and English, once completed, this will then enable us to get you Apprenticeship interviews much faster with local employers.

The dates for the sessions are as follows and are grouped by industry sectors:

Wednesday 1st June
9.00-12.00 Horticulture, Agriculture and Animal Care
1.30-4.30 Business and IT

Thursday 2nd June
9.00-12.00 Construction Trades
1.30-4.30 Engineering

Friday 3rd June
9.00-12.00 Hair and Beauty
1.30-4.30 Health and Social Care

East Durham College, Apprenticeship training consultant, Hayley Clifton, said: “This is a great opportunity for school leavers who want to get more information on Apprenticeships to come along and see the great Apprenticeship options East Durham College have to offer.

“On the day we will be able to help find students the best Apprenticeship and course area that fits their needs and be able to speed-up the process by getting them through initial