Support For Parents

Our Information, Advice and Guidance (IAG) experts can give you information on all of our courses, how students can enrol and what services and facilities are available to students. We offer a professional and friendly IAG Service across all of our sites. Our service is free, impartial and accessible to all. We can offer you advice within a confidential setting if required. Book a careers advice appointment, parent open event or come along to any enrolment event.


Completing an apprenticeship allows your child to learn the trade from other professionals, whilst gaining the theory-based knowledge required from the training provider. They can build networks with other tradespeople, teaching them how the different trades work together to complete projects. An apprenticeship is a real job with training which allows students to earn while they learn, whilst gaining a nationally recognised qualification. Why choose an Apprenticeship?

  • Earn a salary
  • Training in the skills employers want
  • Excellent progression opportunities, whether looking to study further or climb the ranks within the workplace
  • Increased future earning potential – apprentices enjoy marked salary increases when they complete their training
  • Learning at a pace suited to the individual with the support of a mentor
  • Paid holiday