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23/12/2013 08:06 GMT | Updated 03/03/2014 10:59 GMT

Top Tips On How To Apply For An Apprenticeship

Thinking of applying for an apprenticeship?

British Airways higher apprentice James Brophy, PR higher apprentice Monica Wilson and Ceri Tranter from Outsource Training and Development explain how to apply for an apprenticeship.

SEE ALSO: Top Ten Reasons to Consider an Apprenticeship

James Lawrence from Visa Europe also gives hints and tips on what an employer looks for in an apprentice application and Jenny Catlin from the National Apprenticeship Service explains what help is available for people looking for an Apprenticeship.

Anyone living in England, over 16 years old and not in full-time education can apply to be an apprentice.

After finishing, 85% of apprentices stay in employment, with 64% staying with the same employer.

Nearly a third of all former apprentices had received a promotion within 12 months of finishing, and of those in work, three quarters reported taking on more responsibility in their job.