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Useful Apprenticeship & Training Information

To receive notifications of apprenticeships and vacancies, please contact Inspira Advice Services: http://www.inspira.org.uk/contact-us

National Apprenticeship Website: www.apprenticeships.org.uk

Many national and local companies recruit through this website - you can apply for vacancies once you have registered.  You can 'search' for vacancies by type, by postcode or county.

 

  • GEN 2 Training
    Recruit engineering, business administration and customer service apprentices for some of the larger companies in West Cumbria, including those listed below.

http://www.gen2training.co.uk

  • Morgan Sindall

http://www.morgansindall.com

  • Jacobs Engineering

http://www.jacobs.com

  • Tata Steel

http://www.tatasteeleurope.com

Other Engineering Apprenticeships:

  • Electricity Northwest

https://enwl.silkroad.com/

  • Pentagon Chemical

http://www.pentagonchemical.com/

  • Konecranes

http://www.konecranes.co.uk

  • A Plant
    Apprenticeships in plant mechanic, stores / business administration

http://www.aplant.com

  • ECITB
    Engineering construction industry training board recruit apprentices in welding pipefitting and plating. Training takes place at GEN 2 Training Centre, Lillyhall.

http://www.ecitb.org.uk

  • Doosan Babcock

http://www.doosanpowersystems.com

  • United Utilities
    Leading North West service provider and the best UK water and wastewater company.

http://www.unitedutilities.com/apprenticeships

  • JTL Training
    Recruit and train electrical and plumbing apprentices for construction companies, applicants must contact local employers and enquire about vacancies.

http://www.jtltraining.com

  • British Gas
    May not be local vacancies

http://www.britishgasjobs.co.uk

  • British Telecom

http://www.btplc.com/careercentre

  • Network Rail

http://www.networkrail.co.uk

  • Construction Skills – (CITB)
    Some of the larger construction companies train their apprentices through construction skills. Bricklayers, joiners, plasterers, etc.

https://www.citb.co.uk/

  • Laing O’Rourke

http://www.laingorourke.com

Other Work Areas:

  • RWP
    Based in Carlisle, but offer apprenticeships in West Cumbria in health and social care, childcare and business administration and teaching assistant.

http://www.rwp.co.uk

  • System Group
    Offer motor vehicle apprenticeship with some of the larger garages in the area.

http://www.system-training.com

  • Lakes College
    Please see website for details of range of apprenticeships available. Applicants may need to contact local employers and enquire about vacancies.

http://www.lcwc.ac.uk

  • Newton Rigg
    Please see website for details of range of apprenticeships available. Applicants may need to contact local employers and enquire about vacancies.

http://www.newtonrigg.ac.uk

  • Learn Direct
    Offer training in health and social care, childcare and business administration. They help find local placements.

http://www.learndirect.com

  • Cowran Training Ltd
    Cowran Estate is a South Cumbrian Farm with an Education Centre teaching Agriculture, Horticulture and other Land-Based skills.  It also has a Farm Shop, Artisan Bakery and its own Butchery.

Email: education@cowranestate.com or

Speak to Anne on: 07885 457927

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