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Apprenticeships and alternatives to university

Discussion about apprenticeships, where you train on the job and study for qualifications in areas from construction to tourism.

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Sticky: Thinking about becoming an apprentice? 5 days ago 23 Jul 17:45 Replies: 5 Views: 910
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Sticky: Why choose an apprenticeship or school leaver scheme as an alternative to university? 6 days ago 22 Jul 15:28 Replies: 5 Views: 938
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Sticky: BPP Professional Apprenticeships 08-09-2014 08 Sep 2014 19:36 Replies: 10 Views: 6,488
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Quit university and looking for jobs/apprenticeships but don't know where to start 1 Hour Ago 1 Hour Ago Replies: 4 Views: 213
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Civil Service Fast Track Apprenticeship Scheme 2015 (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 Hour Ago 1 Hour Ago Replies: 1,683 Views: 106,432
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Trainee/internship in England for a foreigner 2 weeks ago 15 Jul 9:47 Replies: 0 Views: 144
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Searching for an Apprenticeship online.....can't find any vacancies? 2 weeks ago 15 Jul 7:59 Replies: 0 Views: 232
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KPMG NEW 360 apprenticeship scheme September 2015 intake (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 2 weeks ago 14 Jul 19:06 Replies: 78 Views: 5,491
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Is going to uni better than an Apprenticeship ? 2 weeks ago 14 Jul 15:18 Replies: 5 Views: 348
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Looking for people who didn't go to (or drop out) university... 2 weeks ago 14 Jul 11:36 Replies: 4 Views: 158
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VW vehicle technician apprenticeship 2 weeks ago 13 Jul 23:39 Replies: 2 Views: 92
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Just in need of some friendly advice. 2 weeks ago 13 Jul 22:21 Replies: 3 Views: 137
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BT Apprenticeship 2015 (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 2 weeks ago 13 Jul 17:11 Replies: 100 Views: 8,898
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Apprenticeship plumbing 2 weeks ago 13 Jul 11:36 Replies: 1 Views: 98
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Looking for an engineering apprenticeship 2 weeks ago 13 Jul 11:32 Replies: 3 Views: 160
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National Grid Higher Apprenticeship - Anyone starting this year? 2 weeks ago 13 Jul 6:14 Replies: 1 Views: 172
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School leaver programme or University? 2 weeks ago 10 Jul 10:28 Replies: 1 Views: 135
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Through the IBM apprentiship onto matching process, looking for advice 2 weeks ago 09 Jul 19:09 Replies: 14 Views: 652
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Interview outfit 2 weeks ago 09 Jul 16:54 Replies: 2 Views: 122
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BT Network Management Apprenticeship 2 weeks ago 09 Jul 12:25 Replies: 0 Views: 112
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London Underground/TFL Apprenticeship (Pgs: 1 2) 2 weeks ago 09 Jul 0:22 Replies: 36 Views: 10,061
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ACA qualification help 3 weeks ago 07 Jul 15:51 Replies: 3 Views: 317
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Network Rail Advanced Apprenticeship - Questions 3 weeks ago 07 Jul 0:51 Replies: 2 Views: 206
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Apprenticeship or A levels? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 3 weeks ago 06 Jul 21:25 Replies: 46 Views: 22,538
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Bank of England - School leaver programme 2015 (Pgs: 1 2) 3 weeks ago 04 Jul 16:05 Replies: 22 Views: 891
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AAT level 2 accountancy 3 weeks ago 04 Jul 2:49 Replies: 19 Views: 4,183
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British Airways aircraft maintenance apprenticeship. Any other successful applicants? 3 weeks ago 02 Jul 14:17 Replies: 0 Views: 115
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A parent’s guide to Apprenticeships 3 weeks ago 02 Jul 9:47 Replies: 0 Views: 105
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RBS Apprenticeship 4 weeks ago 30 Jun 13:56 Replies: 1 Views: 393
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Future Confusion 4 weeks ago 30 Jun 12:02 Replies: 4 Views: 333
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PwC School Leavers - Senior Interview Advice 4 weeks ago 30 Jun 11:02 Replies: 5 Views: 575
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Prospects and future? 4 weeks ago 30 Jun 10:46 Replies: 1 Views: 133
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Network Rail Advanced Apprenticeship Scheme 4 weeks ago 30 Jun 10:30 Replies: 1 Views: 97
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What's best to do 4 weeks ago 29 Jun 17:06 Replies: 1 Views: 133
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TFL apprenticeship (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 4 weeks ago 29 Jun 10:47 Replies: 147 Views: 12,527
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TfL Apprenticeships (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 4 weeks ago 29 Jun 10:45 Replies: 74 Views: 5,781
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Jaguar/Land Rover Apprenticeship Scheme 2014 (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 4 weeks ago 26 Jun 10:13 Replies: 420 Views: 46,252
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Is university a necessity? 4 weeks ago 25 Jun 13:14 Replies: 5 Views: 254
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Has anyone done/is part of a school leaver programme? 4 weeks ago 25 Jun 11:31 Replies: 1 Views: 118
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Barclays Higher Apprenticeship Scheme 4 weeks ago 24 Jun 20:04 Replies: 6 Views: 634
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Do I stand a good chance at getting an apprenticeship? 4 weeks ago 24 Jun 15:36 Replies: 6 Views: 409
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Tax?! Should I follow this up? 4 weeks ago 24 Jun 13:15 Replies: 1 Views: 118
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Has anyone left their apprenticeship mid-way through? Will my employers be annoyed? 23-06-2015 23 Jun 20:26 Replies: 6 Views: 531
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creative apprenticeships after college?? 23-06-2015 23 Jun 15:33 Replies: 0 Views: 91
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British Airways Apprenticship 23-06-2015 23 Jun 0:55 Replies: 0 Views: 142
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