This theme underpins much of its apprenticeship
He returned to Denbigh High School to explain to pupils in Year 9 how the apprenticeship
had helped him turn his life around and gave him the practical skills he needed to set him on the pathway to a successful career.
Mr Boles added: "Businesses and colleges in Birmingham should be congratulated for helping apprenticeships
move from strength to strength.
Derek Carter, chief executive of the Portakabin Group said, "These awards are very important to us, having moved from just one apprenticeship
in 2011 to 60 trainees this year, showing just how far we have come.
People with an Advanced Level Apprenticeship
earn on average over PS100,000 more over the course of their career, than those without.
e National Apprenticeship
Service is part of the Skills Funding Agency which is an executive agency to fund skills training for further education in England.
If you don't have an employer-based apprenticeship
, check out your local college, which will have suitable courses to get you started.
Area director for the National Apprenticeship
Service in the North, Sue Price, said: "To be counting down to the seventh National Apprenticeship
Week is really exciting and I look forward to being part of an even more exciting week with more partners supporting the week.
I want all apprenticeships
to be high quality, combining paid work
In a new report on the Adult Apprenticeship
Programme in England, which is targeted at people aged 19 and over, the Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC) expressed concerns about the fact that around a fifth of apprenticeships
last for only six months or even less.
There are lots of young people really keen to do an apprenticeship
and we currently have more than 200,000 potential apprentices registered on 'apprenticeship
vacancies', our online matching service (www.
The twists and turns in apprenticeship
during this short period reveal much about shifting beliefs, practices, and policies concerning race, gender, and class, which are the author's greatest concerns.