The absolute state of apprenticeships in this country.

I have recently started a Scaffolding apprenticeship at a fairly large South Island scaffolding company that operates in the Southland and Otago regions. The following is a bit of a rant around my observations of the total shambles that is the trades sector of this country broken into a list. 1. Co

Apprenticeship in Germany

Apprenticeships are part of Germany's dual education system, and as such form an integral part of many people's working life.

How do apprenticeships work? (Hours, schooling, etc.)

Could someone clarify how an apprenticeship works, as in your hours and the school portion for levels 1 - 4? For example, assuming you get indentured as an apprentice, do you do the schooling for your level 1 first and then complete the mandatory hours or vice versa? Say the college or university y


Apprenticeship is a system for training a new generation of practitioners of a trade or profession with on-the-job training and often some accompanying study (classroom work and reading).

Apprenticeship vs. College

Higher apprenticeship

A Higher Apprenticeship is the vocational equivalent to a Foundation University degree.

Having trouble finding apprenticeships.

I'm working a dead end job, and I want to have an actual career. I have no experience, but I am extremely eager to learn. I've been looking at Plumbing, Electrical, HVAC, etc. I have a vehicle and can drive. Issue is there aren't many openings online in my area(Denver CO) and what is there are all

Apprenticeship in the United States

Apprenticeship programs in the United States are regulated by the Smith–Hughes Act (1917), The National Industrial Recovery Act (1933), and National Apprenticeship Act, also known as the "Fitzgerald Act." The number of American apprentices has increased from 375,000 in 2014 to 500,000 in 2016, while

Are apprenticeships worth it in IT?

Good morning, I (26F) want to change careers and start working in IT for money reasons. At the moment I’m earning around 45k as self employed, I have seen there’s some apprenticeships available in IT but they’re usually 3 years long and they start with 18/20k salary, then 30/40k the second year and

Apprenticeship Levy

The Apprenticeship Levy is a UK tax on employers which is used to fund apprenticeship training.