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    Next week I begin my plumbing apprenticeship but there's a few questions/concerns I have. Any help is much appreciated!

    1. I have no experience in construction or tools or anything like that. Is that going to be a problem? Am I going to be expected to know basic stuff?
    2. Do I need my own tools? Seems pointless to begin with seen as I don't have a clue how to use most of them.
    3. Is it possible to leave apprenticeships? I have a backup plan incase this all goes terribly wrong, but before I start I want to know if there actually is a way out once I begin.

    Thanks for any help

    1. I would guess that's the kind of thing that will be included in the apprenticeship. I know mine included a run through of a toolbox.
    2. Your employer should provide you with the tools you require. You may have to buy your own eventually when you find you need some non-standard kit.
    3. You can leave when you want, it's a job.
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