Capital City College Training are London’s leading provider of apprenticeships. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions from people looking to study an apprenticeship:
An apprentice can be a new recruit or current employee aged 16 or over who
To be an apprentice, you must:
– have left full-time education
– be a citizen of the UK or European Economic Area (EEA) – or have lived in the UK or EEA for the past 3 consecutive years
– not be in full-time education
Depending on the level, you may need some previous qualifications, or to have studied a previous apprenticeship (e.g. progressing from a Level 2 to a Level 3). Some employers may also ask for GCSEs (A-C) in English, Maths and Science.
All apprentices receive the legal apprenticeship minimum wage, but many employers choose to pay more. As your skills develop, your pay should increase accordingly. As a studying apprentice, you can also receive a range of travel and council tax discounts. Find out more in Why Choose an Apprenticeship?
If you are currently in employment, you can talk to your employer about studying an apprenticeship with Capital City College Training.
If you are currently unemployed – for example, if you are leaving school or college – you can apply for an apprenticeship vacancy or register your interest with us on one of our available apprenticeships. We will keep you informed if we get a vacancy in your chosen area, as well as helping you to build your CV and interview technique.