So, you’re looking to find out more about apprenticeships? Great! Did you know Plumpton College is one of the country’s leading land based focused apprenticeship providers? No matter what stage of your career we can support to develop your skills, knowledge and behaviours in your chosen profession.
Undertaking an apprenticeship is a big commitment. Working full time and studying isn’t for everyone, however for those that do they soon see the benefits.
We know it can be tough which is why we pride ourselves on the ongoing support and guidance we provide to our apprentices, giving them the best possible chance for success. Some of things we provide;
A dedicated apprenticeship tutor/work coach to support you while on programme
An induction programme on starting
A detailed training plan (including on-the-job training)
Regular progress reviews
Access to our award-winning Plumpton online learning platform
Invitations to industry talks to enhancing your learning
Access to free online courses to help you develop your wider skills
A college student card so you can benefit from 100s of discounts with well known brands
Access to work mental health support services
Award ceremony on completing your apprenticeship programme
At Plumpton, agriculture is at the centre of everything we do. Take a look at our range of courses which could lead you to careers such as a Trainee Argonomist or a Herdsperson.
Join us at our Animal Management Unit where we have the latest up-to-date technology and equipment to manage lots of different animals from mammals to reptiles.
Explore our range of trail blazing and much acclaimed butchery and food skills courses.
At Plumpton, you'll certainly be in the right environment to develop your skills for the forestry and arboriculture industry. We have the latest equipment and expert lecturers to coach you through your education all the way through to employment.
Did you know that horticulture is the only profession that mixes the UK's climate with art, practical craft skills, nature and science? Find out more about this industry that employs over 300,000 people in the UK.
There are lots of career choices for you to consider within this sector from machinery operators right through to technical specialists.
If you're looking to join us in veterinary nursing, you'll find our extensive animal management unit an outstanding place to study with access to an extensive range of domestic, exotic and 'small-holding' animals.
As the UK's centre of excellence for education, training and research, we are one of the few Higher Education facilities in Europe that offers you a broad range of University degrees in wine business and production taught in English.
Are you looking to do an apprenticeship but don’t yet have an employer?
Register with our Apprenticeship Talent Bank Service to be kept informed of our latest vacancies and forthcoming apprenticeship events.
If you’re an employer interested in finding out how our apprenticeships can benefit your business