The criteria you need to meet for an apprenticeship via Acorn The criteria you need to meet for an apprenticeship via Acorn

To become an apprentice you need to meet a certain criteria:

  • Aged 16+
  • Working five days per week in your company (minimum 30 hours)
  • Employed on an apprenticeship contract
  • Paid a minimum of £2.60 per hour (for at least the first year of their apprenticeship, then, if applicable, receive an hourly rate of pay which is in line with the national minimum wage)
  • Allowed to complete an industry recognised apprenticeship framework

Further information

For further information or to discuss how an apprenticeship could benefit you, contact our Customer Service Team email us here or call 01633 674 555

Skills Funding Agency