Apprenticeships are work-based training schemes that are
specifically designed around employers. They combine practical
experience with theoretical knowledge, helping your employees learn
all the skills of the job and gain nationally recognised
They consist of a vocational qualification such as an NVQ or
work-based Diploma, a knowledge based element such as a technical
certificate and functional skills inclduing English and Maths. They
are built around national frameworks developed by Sector Skills
Councils for each occupational sector.
All apprentice will also learn about fundemental British values,
prevent and equality and diversity.
Northumberland College has a wide and varied apprenticeship
offer covering all industry sectors, from the more
traditional professions of engineering, motor vehicle, hairdressing
and childcare to animal care, equine and horticulture.
A full list of our Apprenticeship pathways and levels is
available our Apprenticeship