An apprenticeship gives you the best of both worlds: the chance to work towards a nationally-recognised qualification and develop your career at the same time.

Apprenticeships are available to anyone over the age of 16. You need to be in employment before you can start but, if necessary, with our vacancy matching service we can support you to find your ideal role. Take a look at our current vacancies or if you have an employer already simply find your chosen apprenticeship below and click on Apply.

With expert tutors and assessors, high levels of support and strong relationships with local and national employers, B&FC has an excellent reputation for delivering high quality apprenticeships. 

We also offer a growing number of higher and degree apprenticeships, which provide the technical and professional expertise needed to move your career forward. These are high-quality alternatives to the traditional degree route without the expensive course fees.1

If you’re still at school, apply for an apprenticeship from the list below. We’ll invite you to attend an apprenticeship event and get you work-ready by helping you to prepare your CV, develop interview skills and register to get matched to your ideal vacancy.


For help with finding a vacancy or any questions about becoming an apprentice please contact The Apprenticeship Team on T 01253 504 343 or E


With the government’s new range of incentives, now could be the perfect time to hire an apprentice

If you’re an interested in taking on an apprentice or just keen to find out more, please get in touch with our B&FC for Business Team on T 01253 504 343 or E

1 Higher and degree apprenticeship course fees are paid by the government and your employer

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