Post 16

UCAS A-level Info – Facts about A levels: recent changes, subjects and grades, who they are for and what you can do afterwards.

UCAS NVQ Info – Facts about NVQs: what’s involved in studying them, how they are assessed and how long they take to complete.

UCAS Traineeships Info – What are traineeships and school leaver programmes, and how can they help you get an apprenticeship or a job? Find out here.

UCAS Apprenticeships Info – What are apprenticeships, what’s needed to get on one, how do you apply?

UCAS Find Career Ideas – Find career ideas by exploring different jobs, taking our career quiz, or looking at volunteering, apprenticeships, or starting your own business.


Prospects (Apprenticeship Information) – In 2016/17, 92% of apprentices said their career prospects had improved as a result of completing an apprenticeship – find out everything you need to know about joining them on this popular career path.

Apprenticeships HM Government – It’s a real job, with hands-on experience, a salary and the chance to train while you work. You’re treated just like all the other employees, with a contract of employment and holiday leave.

National Apprenticeships Services Search Engine HM Government – Search and apply for an apprenticeship in England

REMIT Parent’s Guide to Apprenticeships – Why choose an Apprenticeship?

Amazing Apprenticeships – Parent’s Pack & Information – The latest apprenticeship information & advice for parents, supported by the National Apprenticeship Service.

The Parents Guide to – is an online community providing parents with the information they need to help their teenage children create successful futures, so that every child has support both at home and at school. Please visit this site as it has up to date information about Careers and Post 16 options.