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Upskill your Workforce - Invest in an apprenticeship

Investing in an apprenticeship can make a real difference to your workforce. At NTU, we have the industry knowledge, expertise and experience to help you and your apprentices achieve the best possible results.

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Our knowledgeable team are always on hand to talk through your apprenticeship options. Get in contact with us today.

What is an apprenticeship?

An apprenticeship gives you the option to upskill an existing employee or employ someone new to work within your business and study for a qualification. An apprenticeship is a great way of providing on-the-job training,  offering a cost-effective solution to recruiting and upskilling talent within your business.

Why take on an apprentice?

Taking on an apprentice gives you the flexibility to instil the skillsets required for your business. Investing in an apprentice gives you total control over the training, development opportunities and  knowledge that is shared with the individual, enabling you to fill gaps and mould the apprentice into your ideal employee.

Apprentices can either be new hires or part of your existing workforce, giving you the autonomy to diversify and grow your business on your terms.

Why choose NTU?

NTU Apprenticeship

We have been successfully delivering higher and degree level apprenticeships since 2015, providing training solutions to a wide range of businesses across the public and private sector.

We will provide ongoing, dedicated support for you and your apprentices when you partner with us. Here's a few reasons to choose us as your training provider.

  • 92% of employers said they would recommend our training
  • We provide award-winning teaching, having achieved TEF Gold status
  • All apprenticeship courses have dedicated account managers, giving you peace of mind throughout your journey with us
  • Our courses are flexible, with full, part-time and distance learning available.

Benefits for large organisations

  • Apprenticeships are an effective way to use Government funding to upskill your employees by gaining internationally recognised qualifications.
  • Apprenticeships can improve the reputation and service delivery of your company: 90% of apprentices staying in their place of work after completion.
  • We work closely with you to support your employees, developing the skills and knowledge directly relevant and beneficial to their day-to-day job.
  • We can provide you with access to a dedicated apprenticeships team, all with extensive commercial experience or working alongside large organisations to deliver effective apprenticeship solutions tailored to your business.

Benefits for SMEs

  • We can alleviate the pressures of SMEs looking to access apprenticeships by providing support with recruitment, facilitating levy transfers and providing free mentor training so you can focus on your business objectives.
  • Apprenticeships provide you with a productive and effective way to grow talent and develop a motivated, skilled, and qualified workforce.
  • We work closely with businesses to create courses that are built and adapted to the immediate needs of organisations like yours, to ensure apprentices are trained in line with your company’s priorities.
  • Apprenticeships provide you with an opportunity to diversify your workforce, bringing in new ideas to your organisation and actively aiding succession planning.
  • Apprenticeships act as a cost-effective solution to expand your business and develop new departments to aid company growth and innovation.

We’re proud of the achievements of our team who have studied with NTU, and the support that has been provided by line managers and mentors since our partnership began in 2016.

Hayley White, Walgreens Boots Alliance

Popular courses for September 2021

Business and Administration

Level 6 Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship
Studying BA (Hons) Management and Leadership

Digital

Level 6 Digital and Technology Solutions Professional Degree Apprenticeship
Studying BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions (Software Engineering)

Food and Drink

Level 6 Food Industry Technical Professional Degree Apprenticeship
Studying BSc (Hons) Food Science and Technology

Level 4 Hygiene Specialist Higher Apprenticeship
Qualification to be confirmed

Level 3 Food Technologist Advanced Apprenticeship
Studying Level 3 Diploma in Food Technology

Healthcare and Science

Level 6 Laboratory Scientist Degree Apprenticeship
Studying BSc (Hons) Chemistry

Level 6 Registered Nurse Degree Apprenticeship
Studying BSc (Hons) Nursing

Level 5 Nursing Associate Higher Apprenticeship
Studying Nursing Associate Foundation Degree

Level 4 Hygiene Specialist Higher Apprenticeship
Qualification to be confirmed

Social Work

Level 6 Social Worker Degree Apprenticeship
Studying BA (Hons) Social Work

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If you have any questions about our apprenticeships, please get in touch via apprenticeships@ntu.ac.uk.

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