A traineeship is an education and training programme with work experience that unlocks the great potential of young people and prepares them for their future careers by helping them to become ‘work ready’.
Designed to help young people aged 16 to 24 who don’t yet have the appropriate skills or experience, traineeships provide the essential work preparation training, English, maths and work experience needed to secure an apprenticeship or employment.
Traineeships can last up to a maximum of 6 months and will include:
- work preparation training provided by the training organisation
- English and maths support if required, provided by the training organisation
- a high-quality work experience placement with an employer
Functional Skills maths and/or English Level 1 or Level 2 Functional Skills or GCSE maths and English
Age Range – 16-18 and 19-24