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.
There are lots of benefits to doing an Apprenticeship but there seems to be a massive lack of awareness about what apprenticeships actually are!
The National Apprenticeship Service (NAS) are asking you to tell us your best elevator pitch aimed at your friends, explaining what the advantages are of doing an apprenticeship.
Mention 3 benefits of completing an apprenticeship
Something unique and original
Yes! That's all! And NAS have lots of resources on their website that can help you too!
Win a trip for your class to attend The Skills Show: the nation's largest careers and skills event.
This will be a great opportunity to network with huge companies and discover new career opportunities!
Your class will receive special pre-booked entrance to the event on Friday 14th November at the NEC in Birmingham. Travel will be paid for and lunch will be provided.
How To Enter
Once you have decided on your elevator pitch you can choose to submit your entry in the following formats:
If you have completed your entry on paper, please scan your submission and upload as a JPEG
You can upload your submission as a video/audio file, or include a link in a word document to a video you have uploaded to YouTube
If you need any help uploading your submission or have any questions, get in touch and we'll be glad to help
(All submissions are reviewed by our team, please ensure yours is completed in full as any empty or false submissions will be removed and any points awarded deducted from your points total)
Win a trip for your class to The Skills Show, the nation's largest skills and careers event.
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National Apprenticeship Service
The world is changing fast and to get ahead these days you need to have some amazing skills. But you don’t need to sit in a classroom all day to get them! An Apprenticeship is a real job with training so you can earn while you learn and pick up some recognised qualifications as you go.
If you live in England, are over 16 and not in full time education you can apply now.
Apprenticeships take between one and four years to complete and cover 1,500 job roles, in a range of industries, from engineering to financial advice, veterinary nursing to accountancy.
With up to 17,000 quality apprenticeship vacancies available online at any time, there has never been a better time to start an Apprenticeship!
There are lots of benefits to doing an Apprenticeship so why not find out how rewarding they can be for you?
Applying for an Apprenticeship has never been easier, just visit apprenticeship vacancies and you will be one step closer to starting your journey to become an apprentice.
If you want some help applying for any of the opportunities available then this handy guide will give you hints and tips about how to work your way through registering, searching and applying for your dream Apprenticeship job.