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Full time learning isn’t for everyone – we know that. So why not think about an Apprenticeship? You can achieve valuable qualifications while you’re gaining vital experience – and get paid while you’re studying!

A real job

Put your new skills into practice in your workplace and come to college, usually one day a week.

A real qualification

An Apprenticeship is a national qualification recognised by employers around the world. Better skills, better prospects!

A real pay cheque

Not only do you get industry experience, workplace skills and qualifications, you also get paid!

A real future

Apprenticeships give you the skills employers want, which can open doors in the future.

At Coleg Gwent you can do Apprenticeships in:

  • Automotive engineering – light and heavy vehicle
  • Automotive engineering – vehicle body repair and vehicle body paint
  • Bricklaying
  • Carpentry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical engineering
  • Electrical installation
  • Electrotechnical
  • Health and social care
  • Hospitality & Catering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Plumbing
  • Welding

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Take the next step

To do an Apprenticeship you need to be:

  • Employed in the relevant sector, have a contract of employment and be paid in line with the national minimum wage
  • Living and/or employed in Wales
  • Not in full time education
  • Committed to achieving the qualifications that underpin the Apprenticeship
  • Aged 16 or over.

Not employed yet?

No problem. You can enrol on a full time course and, when you find an employer, simply transfer to an Apprenticeship – check out our advice on finding a job.

Ready to find out more?

Contact us to discuss your options by phoning 01495 333777 or emailing apprenticeships@coleggwent.ac.uk.

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