Types of Apprenticeships
Hiring apprentices help businesses to grow their own talent by developing a motivated, skilled and qualified workforce. The Apprenticeship Suffolk Business Service supports three levels of Apprenticeships:
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Level 2 – equivalent to five A*-C GCSEs.
Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Level 3 – equivalent to two A Levels.
Higher Level Apprenticeship
Level 4 and above – equivalent to a HND, NHC, Foundation degree or degree.
Apprenticeships are available to businesses of all sizes and sectors in England, and can last from 12 months to 4 years. They are linked to job roles or occupations – some 1,500 of them.