Find out how these government-funded programmes, developed in response to business needs, can help you build the workforce you need for success.

Traineeships were introduced by the government in August 2013 to offer young people a way of gaining the necessary skills and experience to find a job and progress in their career.

Employers are at the heart of traineeships, offering high-quality work experience placements in partnership with a trusted learning provider such as an FE college or a private training provider.

What are traineeships?

How would traineeships benefit my company?

Find out more and next steps

You’ll find more information, including what sectors our traineeships are available in, on our qualifications website.

Learn more about Traineeships from Pearson

Alternatively, you can contact your local training provider or FE college to offer a Pearson traineeship in partnership with them. As of February 2016, all providers, regardless of their Ofsted rating, are eligible to offer traineeships. You’ll find a full list of eligible providers on the Skills Funding Agency website.