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28 February 2020

What is a Foundation Apprenticeship?

Foundation Apprenticeships (FAs) are designed for S5 & S6 school pupils and combine college learning, qualifications and work experience with top organisations while you are still at school.

Foundation Apprenticeships allow pupils to enhance their skill set with skills and qualifications that employers need. Whether you are looking to go straight into employment, join a full Modern Apprenticeship (MA) or start university, a FA can set you apart from the rest.

Hear more about FAs, what subjects you can study and how to apply from the College’s Skills Development Scotland project coordinator Zofia Mielcarek.

Learn more about Foundation Apprenticeships.

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