Become an Apprentice

Gain a qualification and earn while you learn!

Employers all over the UK recognise and value apprenticeships as qualifications that show you’ve been trained in the necessary skills they need. Did you know? You can study up to a degree level with an apprenticeship, earning all the while and without any university debts! We deliver apprenticeship training at both employers’ premises, or at one of our college campuses in Epping, Hackney, Havering, Redbridge and Tower Hamlets.

NCC works with both local and national employers to provide excellent apprenticeship opportunities across a vast range of industries.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are the requirements to be an apprentice?

    You can apply to be an apprentice from 16 years old

    You must have lived in the UK for the past 3 years

    You must have the right to work in the UK

    You will have to undertake an assessment/skills test to ascertain your suitability for the course

    You must not be in full-time education

  • How long will it take?

    Apprenticeships typically take between one and four years to complete dependent on the qualification you are taking.

  • What support will I receive during training?

    Your employer and training provider will make sure you receive sufficient support during your studies.

    Their job is to ensure that your training fits your personal requirements, offers the skills needed for the job and satisfies national standards. They will also be there to help and support you through any challenges or problems.

  • Do I have to pay anything?

    No. There are no tuition fees or costs attached to an apprenticeship. In fact, while you are an apprentice, your employer pays you a salary.

  • What's my next steps?

    Contact our team now who will talk you through all your options and get you started on your journey to becoming an apprentice.

    If you currently work in any of the sectors mentioned above please get in touch if you would like to discuss possible apprenticeship options with your employer.

    You can explore all current apprenticeship vacancies across London and beyond by clicking here

  • Contact Information

    Contact our specialist apprenticeship team by completing our simple online form.

    Alternatively, you can email our apprenticeship team here.