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Contract win provides pipeline of 800 apprenticeships for school leavers across Staffordshire

We're delighted to have secured a new grounds maintenance contract with Stoke-on-Trent City Council, which could lead to apprenticeship opportunities for up to 800 young people across the region. Continued

Investment in staff leads to Gold site access for Leek-based Falco

Investment in staff at Leek-based, Falco UK Ltd, has resulted in five staff gaining Gold CSCS cards and a market edge. Continued

Careworks : Starting a career in health and social care

During National Apprenticeship Week 2019, we catch up with Chloe Eaton, 17, from Chesterton and Tyler Fenton, 17, from Tunstall, who are making a fantastic impression at The Place up Hanley. Both are getting stuck into a work experience placement getting them ready for a career in health and social… Continued

Solidor creates over 20 apprenticeships in five years

Solidor has been working with PM Training for more than five years, investing in apprenticeships and growing its business significantly through cost-effective staff development. Continued

Opening doors for 5 apprentices at Solidor

Stoke-on-Trent based Solidor have a strong belief in supporting employees. Their apprentice progression rate is extremely positive and we had the pleasure in meeting five former and current apprentices from PM Training to talk about their apprenticeship journey. Continued

Looking back at my first year as a Marketing Apprentice

Aspire Housing marketing assistant, Ben Webb-Rushton is celebrating his one year apprenticeship anniversary. Ben tells us about his first year as an apprentice and how his confidence is booming and his marketing flair is excelling. Continued

Top Five Common Myths About Apprenticeships

Myth 1. Apprenticeships are for people who don’t do well at school Continued

Blazing a trail with National Apprenticeship Week 2019

National Apprenticeship Week 2019 will be blazing a trail from 4th - 8th March and allows us to shout about the fantastic opportunities that an apprenticeship brings to employers, our apprentices and the economy across Staffordshire. Continued

January 2019 Learner of the Month - Celebrating future apprentices

Congratulations to three learners who have excelled in our January 2019 'Learner of the Month'.  We are celebrating three individual winners of our Learner of the Month who have excelled in developing their essential skills in the workplace including time-keeping, attendance, attitude and social… Continued

Top Five Tips When Writing an Apprenticeship Application

Applying for an apprenticeship job can be quite daunting. You want to sell yourself. You want to come across as someone the employer wants to interview. It’s all about first impressions with your CV and applying for a job takes time. Continued