Apprenticeships Stories

Alina Puttock – Level 2 Hairdressing Apprenticeship

Type of Case Study

student

Subject Area

Hairdressing
Level 2 Hairdressing
Why did you decide to study an apprenticeship? One of the main reasons why I studied an apprenticeship in hairdressing is because it allowed me to gain skills and experience while working at a salon. This meant I was[...]

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Denver Newby – Level 2 Hairdressing Apprenticeship

Type of Case Study

student

Subject Area

Hairdressing
Level 2 Hairdressing
Why did you decide to study an apprenticeship? Denver (right) explains – I decided to study an apprenticeship in hairdressing because I’ve always dreamed of becoming a hairdresser. I am a more hands on person who[...]

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Giovanni Albanese – Level 3 Engineering

Type of Case Study

alumni

Subject Area

Engineering
Giovanni Albanese
Former engineering student Giovanni has revisited the workshops where he first started to build his technical skills in a move to inspire young people about STEM careers. Giovanni works as a technical account manager for MTDCNC, which[...]

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Dan Coley  – Level 4 Forklift Truck Apprenticeship

Level 2 Fork Lift Apprenticeship
Dan Coley  Dan works at Atlas Forklift and attends the College on a two-week block release. “This really helps to give a fresh perspective on what we are doing in work. The resources are really useful and the lecturers[...]

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Charlotte Fentiman – Level 2 Hairdressing Apprenticeship

Type of Case Study

student

Subject Area

Hairdressing
Level 2 Hairdressing Apprenticeship
Charlotte Fentiman  Charlotte always knew she wanted to be a hairdresser so she found a Saturday job at The Salon in Exhall when she was still at school. “My Manager encouraged me to get clients straight away so[...]

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Adele Michel – Level 3 Apprentice Technician at HORIBA MIRA

Level 3 Apprentice Technician at Horiba Mira
Adele Michel  Adele is currently working in the Kinematics and Compliance team at MIRA which enables manufacturers from all over the world to test the ride and handling and steering performance of their[...]

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Lauren Fazackerly – Level 2 Childcare Apprenticeship

Level 2 Childcare Apprenticeship
Lauren Fazackerley “As part of the Apprenticeship we are assigned up to four key children and get involved in planning all of their activities – you really get to form a bond with them. I’ve had the chance to work with[...]

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Jessica Chamberlain – Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship

Level 3 Business Admin Apprenticeship
Jessica Chamberlain  “Doing a Business Apprenticeship really helped me to find out what I wanted to do. I discovered Finance and Marketing weren’t for me but Human Resources was something I wanted to continue with, I[...]

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