Can you Find it – Business © 2017 THE FULL STORY…COULD AN APPRENTICE GIVE YOUR BUSINESS A BOOST?Published in Can you find it Business Edition on Thursday, January 5th 2016
IF you’re an employer looking for an apprentice, Business Link for London can help.
Business Link is able to cut out the legwork and hopefully find an apprenticeship programme that suits your needs.
Apprentices are between the ages of 16 to 24 and apprenticeship programmes can help your business by providing:
Excellent free employee training, with local providers, leading to NVQs at Levels 2 and 3;
Technical certificates attained demonstrating knowledge and understanding of skills;
Skills in communication, problem-solving, maths and English;
A motivated, enthusiastic and qualified employee.
Business Link currently has a number of apprentices ready for placement in fabrication, machining, fitting, electrical engineering and plumbing. All are trained to NVQ Level 2.
Other disciplines will be available soon.
One of the Business Link advisers is available to visit you and discuss how you can access training which meets your needs. The adviser helps you to complete a training analysis which determines the types of training required.
The adviser can also check to see if you are eligible for matched funding for training, available through the Employer Skills Offer programme.
For more details, phone Trish Winder on 0845 600 9006, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.businesslinksussex.co.uk