What is the Berkshire Apprenticeship Service?

The Berkshire Apprenticeship Service is a one-stop shop for Berkshire-based businesses who want to know more about apprenticeships. We can provide you with information on apprenticeship programmes and the latest funding as well as help you find the right apprenticeship programme and training provider for your needs.

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01753 793370

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Why are apprenticeships good for business?

Apprenticeships are work-based training programmes, designed around the needs of you the employer. Whether developing the skills of a current employee or recruiting a new individual, apprenticeships are a great, cost-effective way to develop your workforce, address future skills gaps, increase staff retention, improve productivity and drive growth.

Apprenticeships are available at various levels (intermediate to degree level) and for job roles in over 170 industries including:

  • Digital technologies
  • Financial, professional and business services
  • Life sciences and healthcare
  • Construction and the built environment
  • Logistics
  • Energy and environment
  • Engineering and IT
  • Hospitality and catering
  • Health and social care

Contact us


Apprenticeship Business Breakfast
Thursday 8 March 2018, 8.30am-10.30am
Langley College, Station Road, Langley SL3 8BY.

Windsor Forest Colleges Group are holding a free breakfast event for businesses. Come along to find out all the latest information on apprenticeships, from funding (including the Apprenticeship Levy) to the growing range of new apprenticeship standards. Starting with a buffet breakfast at 8.30am, the event will include a number of short presentations by key speakers including Blackberry and Herrington Carmichael Solicitors.

If you would like to find out more about apprenticeships, how they can address future skills gaps in your business, discuss your training needs, network with other businesses and get all your apprenticeship questions answered, then register for the event by 27th February.

To book a free place at the event, email business.breakfast@windsor-forest.ac.uk or call 01753 443857.

Contact us

Call us on: 01753 793370 or email us at: info@berkshire-apprenticeships.co.uk

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