A traineeship is a flexible education and training programme with work experience for individuals who aren’t ready to go onto an Apprenticeship. It provides the opportunity to gain real work experience and job skills, while improving English and maths skills if needed. The course is tailored to each student’s career needs.
6 weeks to 6 months
Aged 16 to 18 with little or no work experience; qualified below than level 3
Training in work skills; maths and English if necessary; and a work placement in the student’s choice of industry: business administration, childcare, hairdressing
Students get work experience in a local business
Students can progress onto an Apprenticeship
This course can be funded by the Government, depending on eligibility.