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Apprenticeship Standards Series

The Apprenticeship Standards Factsheets show the variety of apprenticeships available in occupations such as Nursing, Ambulance Services, Allied Health Professions, Radiography and Healthcare Science. Click on the below links to find out more about a particular area. Our Pathways Tool also shows the variety of apprenticeships available in each of these areas. You may also find IfATE’s Occupational Maps useful.

If you would like to find out more about levels of apprenticeships and their equivalent educational level, visit’s Become an Apprentice page. 

Last updated: April 5, 2024

Case Studies

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FAQ Section

Click here to visit our FAQ section.

There are three categories in this section:

I want to be/I am an apprentice     I am an employer/manager

FAQ Videos




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Career Starter Apprenticeships

The Department for Education (DfE), in partnership with the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education (IfATE), have launched a new initiative, Career Starter Apprenticeships. This initiative aims to raise young people’s awareness of apprenticeship opportunities.

Many apprenticeships are a great opportunity for those looking for their first role after leaving full-time education. Learn more about some of the career starter apprenticeships by clicking on the links below. These packs include case studies, details about day-to-day activities, salaries and durations.

Visit’s Career Starter page for further information.

You can also check out some of the Career Starter case studies:

You can check out our FAQ section if you have queries about apprenticeships.

You can also visit our Job Families Section. This section lets you view Apprenticeship Standards in the context of the job families to which they belong such as Nursing or Healthcare Science. You can use this section to view a variety of apprenticeships, guidance and case studies.

You can visit the Get the Jump. This site gives details on T Levels, apprenticeships, traineeships, and Higher Technical Qualifications.

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Resource packs

Access and download our handy apprenticeship resource packs below.

Levels of apprenticeship – apprenticeships range from level 2 to level 7, discover the equivalent educational level (eg GCSE, A Level).