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It’s time to bust some myths about Apprenticeships

The world has changed – and so have training options. Apprenticeships really work, for businesses and young people.

Looking for a new start after school but don’t know where to begin?

“An Apprenticeship gives you real life experience in the workplace and teaches the skills that A-levels won’t prepare you for.”

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Traineeships have changed: why businesses are taking on young people to kickstart the economy

“…it’s a very flexible, light touch way of building a new role for your business”

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Traineeships help businesses fight back after Covid

“We’ve already seen a huge take up and support from employers across a range of sectors.”

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Angel-May’s story: Why I chose a Traineeship

“I wouldn’t have completed my Level 2 Apprenticeship and be in full-time work if I hadn’t first completed my Traineeship with HTP”

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Thinking about joining us this September?

We caught up with one of our learners, Jordan to find out about his experience of learning with us.

Dan’s story: Apprenticeships v Uni

“The more I learned about the ‘real’ world, the more I wanted to go and discover it for myself…”

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Meet the Team: Sallyanne Farley

“I love horses because I believe that we can learn so much from them. They teach us the importance of kindness, being calm and gentle, and total trust”

Meet the Team: Emily Ashdown

“We’ve created an environment that is nurturing and supportive, and the small group sizes mean that everyone has the opportunity to succeed…”