APPRENTICESHIPS

North Warwickshire & Hinckley College and South Leicestershire College offer a comprehensive range of Apprenticeships in Leicestershire & Warwickshire to a wide variety of industries.

North Warwickshire & Hinckley College and South Leicestershire College officially merged in 2016 forming North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College. This has allowed us to share best practice, improve quality and develop new learning opportunities.

Our Apprenticeship offer is designed to meet industry demands. Our aim: to make sure learners pursue a career they are passionate about and employers fulfil their training needs, making a positive impact on productivity.

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APPRENTICESHIP EVENTS

APPRENTICESHIP ARTICLES

Minimum wage increase for Apprentices

The national minimum wage for Apprentices rises again this month. The wage will go from £3.50 to £3.70 per hour marking a 5.7% increase, above national inflation (FEWeek.co.uk). Brendan Coulson, Business Engagement Director at North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College said: “This will be the second raise in a year for Apprenticeships. The fact that…

No age limit for Apprenticeship training

Brendan Coulson, Business Engagement Director at North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College talks about the lingering myth that only school leavers can study an Apprenticeship. “As a training provider, we often talk to businesses and employees who don’t consider Apprenticeships as they believe this training option is designed for school leavers only. They are, however,…

One year of the levy

As the Apprenticeship levy reaches its first full year, some businesses are still unsure about certain elements. Brendan Coulson, Business Engagement Director at North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College talks through some of the changes and how local businesses can make the most out of funding available to them. Frameworks or standards? “The new standards…

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