Key Facts

1 to 5 Years to complete an apprenticeship
2-7 apprenticeship levels to study
600 apprenticeship standards

What is involved? As an apprentice you will:

be an employee earning a wage and getting holiday pay
gain experience working alongside experienced staff
gain job specific skills you will develop skills relate to your job role
be given time to study at least 20% of your normal working hours will be for training related to your role
undertake study and training at college, work or online depending on the type of apprenticeship you are undertaking


earn while you learn rather than remaining in full time education
Contract of Employment You will have a contract of employment and receive the same benefits as other employees working in similar roles.
£5.28 - £10.42 per hour wage rate for an apprentice

Types of Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are available in 15 vocational areas:

  • Agriculture
  • Environmental and animal care
  • Business and administration
  • Care services
  • Catering and hospitality
  • Construction
  • Creative and design
  • Digital
  • Education and childcare
  • Engineering and manufacturing
  • Finance and accounting
  • Hair and beauty
  • Health and science
  • Legal
  • Marketing and procurement
  • Protective services
  • Sales
  • Transport and logistics

Below are some examples of employers within Cheshire and Warrington who currently have apprenticeships vacancies.

Local Training Providers with Apprenticeship Vancancies

Below are some examples of some amazing local training providers within Cheshire and Warrington who work with some great employers who are offering some brilliant apprenticeships!

You can find the training providers below and a spotlight on a few apprenticeships!