Tag Archives: Apprenticeship

Riding Instructor

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Katie (24) works at a large riding school where she instructs adults and children. She explains how she is being trained by the senior instructor to improve her own skills in horse riding, yard management and horsecare. M179 Related Videos

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Social Housing Administrator

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Leanne (aged 22) works in the housing department at Dudley Metropolitan Council. They have thousands of properties to let and when any become available she identifies suitable tenants. This involves talking to potential tenants on the telephone, short-listing people for … Take me to the video

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Payroll & Human Resources Assistant

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Natalie (18) works for a Lloyds insurance company in their Human Resources Department. She joined as an apprentice working for the office manager and the executive directors. When they realised she had excellent accuracy skills and was good with numbers … Take me to the video

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Control Systems Engineer

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Aoife (25) works on landing gear systems for Airbus. This involves a variety of engineering disciplines: mechanical, electrical and software. Her time is spent computer modelling, working on simulators and in the testing rooms. She is based in the UK … Take me to the video

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Engineer – Apprentice Fitter

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Joe (18) is an apprentice based at the workshops of a quarry and attending college one day a week.  During his first year he learned the basics of engineering and he is now studying mechanical skills.   Some of the repair … Take me to the video

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Estates Officer (Property Maintenance)

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Matt (23) left school after GCSEs and did a mechanical apprenticeship that covered heating and plumbing systems.  He has worked in the estates department of a large hospital for seven years and been promoted to an office position.  He sometimes … Take me to the video

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Fitter (Mobile Plant)

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James (27) trained as an agricultural engineer and then joined Aggregate where he works in the team that takes care of the mobile plant (vehicles) at the quarry.   Most of the time he works indoors though sometimes serious breakdowns have … Take me to the video

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Fitter (Fixed Plant)

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Ben (22) works in a quarry and has completed his apprenticeship.  He checks and repairs all the Fixed Plant, eg. loading shovels, dumpers.   He enjoys working outside and the physical aspects of the job.  At school he was good at … Take me to the video

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Lithographic Printer

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Alex (24) works runs a press (printing machine) for a company that produces fine art publications.  He sets up each print run and monitors it closely to make sure the colour levels are correct and remain consistent.  The work environment … Take me to the video

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Motor Vehicle Technician (Apprentice)

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Jason (17) is in the second year of his apprenticeship at an independent garage.  He goes to college one day a week and, at work, he is supported by colleagues. To begin with his tasks were very simple but he … Take me to the video

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