Guide for finding a training provider for Apprenticeship

If you have been successful in your application for an apprenticeship, but are then told by the employer that you need to find a training provider….don’t fear! It is simple to find a training provider!
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In order to begin your search, and to ensure that you receive training from a reliable provider, the best place to visit is the Gov website:


Here is a step by step:

  1. Follow the link

  2. Click start now, once you have read the information provided.

  3. On the left hand side of the screen you will find filter options.

  4. You can either type in the name of the training course or job that you have or you can find it through using the filter options. If you are unsure of the course name, contact the apprenticeship employer, or check the job description.

  5. If you want to filter the options instead, choose the level of the qualification that you will gain during your apprenticeship. If you are unsure, contact the apprenticeship employer, or check the job description.

  6. You can also choose the apprenticeship category, which is the industry your apprenticeship is in.

  7. When you have found the course that you will be doing during your apprenticeship, click on it. This page will give you all the information you need about the qualification, including the length of the course, the qualification level and the maximum funding available.

  8. If you scroll to the bottom of this page, you can enter a location; pick from the choices that appear as you type, and you will be taken to a list of training providers offering this qualification in or near this location.

  9. You can choose a provider from the list. If you click on them, their contact details will be on the website, so you can contact them regarding joining their course.

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