Apprenticeships - Real stories

Shannon, Highways

Shannon recently completed her apprenticeship and now works full-time as an Assistant Highways Network Technician, she's even on course to become Cumbria's first female gritter driver.

Lizzy, Accountancy

Lizzy came to one of our careers events and decided on accountancy. Lizzy is now an Advanced Assistant Accountant Apprentice based in Carlisle.

Neil, Civil Engineering

Neil works in Kendal and is gaining valuable experience and skills on the job as an Advanced Apprentice in Civil Engineering.

Scott and Shane, Construction Civil Engineering

Scott and Shane are Construction Civil Engineering apprentices based in Lillyhall.

Harry, Fire Fighting

Harry completed a Fire Fighting apprenticeship last year and is now a Wholetime Fire Fighter based in Ulverston.

Shaney, Business and Administration

Shaney is a Business and Administration Apprentice based in Barrow. Shaney is a whizz with computers, social media and events and is moving on to a Level 3 qualification.

Sorrel and Rachael, Customer Services

Sorrel and Rachael work in Barrow Library and are Advanced Apprentices in Customer Services.