Key Facts

Key Facts About Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are a great way to earn while you learn. As an Apprentice with Andrew Collinge Training you’ll train alongside experienced stylists and gain skills in hairdressing while you work towards a Diploma qualification. We aim to give you the knowledge and skills to leap start your career in Hairdressing. Here are a few key facts about apprenticeships that you should consider.

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Key Facts About Apprenticeships

    • Apprenticeship participation now stands at a record level – 899,400 funded apprentices participated on an apprenticeship in the 2015 to 2016 academic year.


    • After finishing, the majority of apprentices (90%) stay in employment (including 2% self-employed), with seven in ten (71%) staying with the same employer.


    • 46% of apprentices had received a pay rise since completing their apprenticeship.


    • Apprentices are most satisfied with the relevance of their training (89%), the quality of training (87%), their assessment on the job (86%) and the quality of feedback (86%).


    • A quarter of former apprentices had been promoted (23%) within 12 months of finishing and after finishing, 7 in 10 apprentices (77%) stay with the same employer.


    • A national survey showed that 85% of apprentices said their ability to do the job had improved, and 83% of apprentices said their career prospects had improved.


    • On average, individuals with an advanced apprenticeship earn between £77,000 and £117,000 more over their lifetime than similar individuals with Level 2 qualifications.


    • Those completing a higher apprenticeship could see increased earnings of an estimated £150,000 over their lifetime.