Welcome to ‘Apprenticeships Suffolk’ online portal.

Apprenticeships Suffolk is an impartial and completely free service being offered by Suffolk County Council as part of their strategic aim to increase the quality and quantity of apprenticeships within the county, thereby supporting business and economic growth. We have been awarded funding by the European Social Fund (ESF) to deliver a 3-year project to identify Apprenticeship opportunities, provide employer-focused advice and guidance, and actively promote apprenticeship opportunities to support employment in Suffolk. 

Whether you are an employer looking for advice on how to access apprenticeships, an individual looking for an apprenticeship opportunity, a parent/carer, provider, or school, our website provides you with the relevant information, documents, and links. If, however, you cannot find the answer to your query, or would like to speak to a member of the Apprenticeships Suffolk team please use the ‘Contact Us’ page and we will be happy to assist you in your apprenticeship journey.

What is an apprenticeship?

  • Apprenticeships are a combination of working and studying. An apprentice is an employee, working alongside experienced staff gaining job-specific skills.
  • An apprenticeship is for anyone aged 16+.
  • They range from Level 2 all the way up to Level 7.
  • There are 750 apprenticeship standards