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A parent’s guide to Apprenticeships

Want to ensure your son or daughter gets the best possible start in their career?

There are lots of different options available to young people when they leave school and we know it can sometimes be a little bit overwhelming. In this guide we will provide all of the latest information about apprenticeships as a key route into a successful career.

Apprenticeship levels

There are various levels of apprenticeship available, depending on the skills and qualifications someone has. Take a look at the different levels and the equivalent education level:

Name Level Equivalent education level
Name: Intermediate Level: 2 Equivalent education level: 5 GCSE passes at grade 9 to 4 (A* to C)
Name: Advanced Level: 3 Equivalent education level: 2 A level passes
Name: Higher Level: 4, 5, 6 and 7 Equivalent education level: Foundation degree and above
Name: Degree Level: 6 and 7 Equivalent education level: Bachelor’s or master’s degree

Have more questions?

Our apprenticeship team will be happy to answer any questions you have, you can contact them in the following ways: