Apprenticeships In this section What is an apprenticeship? Why is an apprenticeship the right choice for you? Apprenticeship programmes Higher Apprenticeship Programmes Vacancies Why choose a Higher Apprenticeship? Getting you ready for an apprenticeship Plumbing Apprenticeships Plumbers need a good grasp of science and maths and the stamina to do physically hard work. Our plumbing apprenticeship programmes Find out more about our plumbing apprenticeship programmes. Related information Why is an apprenticeship the right choice for you? Earn money while you learn on-the-job and get nationally recognised qualifications all at the same time! Why choose a Higher Apprenticeship? You can gain nationally recognised higher education qualifications, such as a foundation degree, while being employed and learning job specific skills.