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Hartlepool College of Further Education is your best choice for apprenticeship provision. SEE the benefits of working with Hartlepool College to educate and train a highly skilled workforce.

Since the general election in 2015, apprenticeships have been a major Government priority to improve skills and productivity in the UK. The then Prime Minister, David Cameron, announced that a new £3 million target for apprenticeship starts is envisaged in the lifetime of the parliament. This will be achieved through: 

  • Greater apprenticeship starts in the Public Sector 
  • 2.3% target for certain Public Bodies to meet; 
  • Government contracts of a certain size will also require a commitment from tendering organisations on apprenticeships  
  • General increase of starts across all sectors
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