Our overall apprenticeship success rates are 80%, a huge 11% above the national average!
We offer over 100 apprenticeship pathways across all industry sectors.
95% of our apprentices progress into permanent employment.
As an apprentice, you will have access to the state-of-the-art facilities available at the College. You can also use the award winning Health and Wellbeing Centre, Starbucks and GAINSpace, or you could join Barnsley Sport Academy or Honeywell Sports Village.
Apprentices are entitled to many of the same discounts as College students with their student card. Also, first year apprentices living in Barnsley can apply for a Stanley Race Bursary Award (subject to eligibility criteria)
apprenticeship success rate – that’s 11% above the national average.
An apprenticeship lets you study whilst working in the industry of your choice. You get work experience whilst gaining skills and earning a wage.
Guide to apprenticeships
Family guide to Apprenticeships
Have a look at our Family Guide to Apprenticeships Booklet for more information to help you decide if an apprenticeship is right for you or your child.
To find out more, please call the Information Unit on 01226 216 123 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hairdressing Level 3 Apprenticeship
“I enjoy the opportunity to work in a real life salon. The apprenticeship is flexible and I only have to attend College one day a week. I have not only developed my hairdressing skills but experienced how a successful business is run.”
Level 2 Business Administration Apprenticeship and Level 3 Customer Service Apprenticeship
“I have completed a Level 2 Business Administration Apprenticeship and a Level 3 Customer Service Apprenticeship and achieving NVQs in both specialisms has given me the foundations and experience to progress from an Apprentice role to secure a full-time position within the C-STEM department.”
Administrative Assistant at Barnsley College