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Apprenticeships at Oaklands

Whether you're a student or employer, apprenticeships make sense. Joining the scheme means development, both for an individual and the organisation, as a person gains a nationally-recognised qualification while in employment.

I want to be
an apprentice

Earn while you learn, with the support from both your employer and the College to help you achieve qualification.

I am an employer

Employ an apprentice or retrain your staff to help fill skills gaps, with support from Oaklands College.

I am a

Learn about what joining an apprenticeship programme would mean for a young person in your life.

Already decided?

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We offer Apprenticeships from Level 2 through to degree level and it’s a great way to achieve higher level qualifications whilst gaining that all important industry experience, which makes you really stand out from the crowd with employers. 

491,300 people started an apprenticeship programme in 2016/17. It is the ideal solution for forward thinking savvy individuals who want to develop their career, gain qualifications and at degree level.

Apprenticeships vary in duration depending on the specific vocation and level you are undertaking but will typically be between one and three years.


97% of apprentices said their ability to do the job had improved


75% of employers reported that apprenticeships improved the quality of their product or service.


90% of apprentices currently go into work or further training.

How to get in touch?

We have a dedicated Apprenticeship Team who are on hand for both students and employers to support them in their apprenticeship journey.

01727 737000