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Aged 16 to 18? If you want to progress onto an apprenticeship but don’t feel quite ready then a pre-apprenticeship could be the ideal option for you. You will gain the skills employers are looking for including hands-on experience.
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Why choose us?

Experience support

You will receive one-to-one support. We also have smaller class sizes and personal tutors on hand to help.

Experience confidence

We can help you with building your confidence, progressing to the next level and realising your career goals.

Experience independence

Take control of your future and realise your true potential.

Experience friendship

Meet new people and join in with enrichment activities at our local training centres.
What we offer

Pre-apprenticeships

If you're not quite ready for an apprenticeship, a pre-apprenticeship is the ideal stepping stone.

Traineeships

This option is perfect if you want to improve your confidence and skills or want to try out a particular industry or job role before starting an apprenticeship.

Apprenticeships

If you're looking for an alternative to college or university, where you can earn and learn your way into a job that suits your passion, we can help.

Work experience

Unsure about what you want to do in the future? A professional work placement can give you a taste of what you could do. Plus, it will give you valuable experience that employers are looking for.
FAQs
Will I get paid on a traineeship?

You will receive a weekly training allowance of up to £40 per week and help towards your travel costs.

Who can apply for a traineeship?

To do a traineeship you have to be aged between 16 and 24 years old and cannot have a level 3 qualification. It doesn’t matter if you haven’t got any qualifications, or if you didn’t get the grades you expected from school, we’ll have a course or programme to suit you.

How do I apply for a course?

You can apply online here or you can call our friendly team on 0161 233 2656.

Where will I train?
We have 9 training centres across Greater Manchester and St Helens, meaning you won't have to travel far to study. You can see all of our training centres here.
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If you'd like to apply for one of our courses or if you'd like to talk to someone about your options, contact one of the team today.
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