Choose apprenticeships

If full-time study is not for you then an apprenticeship can help you get started in your new career. Combine study with real work experience and earn a wage at the same time.

8 key facts you need to know

  • An apprenticeship is a real job.

  • Apprentices are paid a salary.

  • Apprenticeships last a minimum of 12 months.

  • Apprenticeships range from level 2 to level 7.

  • Apprentices do not pay for their training.

  • Apprentices will receive paid off-the-job learning.

  • Apprentices will spend the majority of their time on-the-job.

  • There are thousands of apprenticeships in more than 170 industries.

Investing in your future with outstanding new facilities.


Why choose Northumberland College?

We are the largest further education provider in Northumberland with campuses throughout the county.

Our student transport scheme is available for eligible students to make getting to and from college as easy as possible.

Our extensive re-development programme will create outstanding new facilities.