An apprenticeship lets you study whilst working in the industry of your choice. You get work experience whilst gaining nationally recognised qualifications, and you also get paid a wage.

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apprenticeship success rate – that’s 16% above the national average.

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Student Profile

Jake Machon

Design Level 3 Apprenticeship

“I love achieving new goals, breaking targets and meeting new people and this apprenticeship has exceeded my expectations. Being part of a real life working environment has allowed me to learn new things to further my skill set. I would definitely recommend the college to others as it gives people really good opportunities to go further in life.”

Wingfield Academy, Rotherham

Reasons to join us at Barnsley College

Reason 1

We are one of the top three providers nationally for apprenticeship success.

Reason 2

We offer over 80 apprenticeship pathways across all industry sectors.

Reason 3

95% of our apprentices progress into permanent employment.

Reason 4

As an apprentice, you will have access to the state-of-the-art facilities available at the college.