Apprenticeships and filling the skills gap

Never before have apprenticeships been of such importance to the North East

 

Never before have apprenticeships been of such importance to the North East.

With the introduction of often-prohibitive university tuition fees, and a wider than ever range of options for young people entering the world of employment, the route is fast-becoming the first choice for many setting out on their career paths.

Indeed, more than 27,000 apprenticeship applications were submitted online in the North East alone between February and April, a growth of over 36% compared to 2012.

 

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