Apprenticeships

Wigan & Leigh College is the largest College provider of apprenticeships in Greater Manchester. We offer over 50 different apprenticeship pathways to suit your ability. We work with over 1,500 employers in the local area and have a range of tutors that support the apprentices throughout their journey.

An Apprenticeship is a full time job that includes gaining recognised qualifications and essential skills whilst earning a wage.

An Apprenticeship provides you with the skills, confidence, qualifications and knowledge to establish a career within your chosen industry.

Apprenticeships can take between one and four years to complete depending on the level of apprenticeship, the apprentices’ ability and the industry sector.

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STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS

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Adam Lever
Degree Apprentice - Nuclear Technician
International Nuclear Services

Adam is a Degree Apprentice (Nuclear Technician), and works with International Nuclear Services.

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Rebecca Jones
Level 3 Adult Care Worker Apprentice
My Life, Standish

Level 3 Adult Care Worker Apprentice, Rebecca feels doing her apprenticeship at My Life charity in Standish provides a great learning curve and an ideal preparation for work.

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Dan Robinson
Level 2 Engineering Apprentice
Severfield Plc

Dan who is thriving in his apprenticeship at Severfield Plc and wants to grow and progress in the company.

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Abbey Berry
Degree Apprentice - Electrical/Electronic Tech Support Engineer
Senior Test Engineer - MBDA Missiles Systems.​

Abbey is blazing a trail for females in engineering. She is currently studying for her BEng (Hons) Electrical & Electronic Engineering (Top-up) while working as a Senior Test Engineer at MBDA Missiles Systems.

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