Cornwall Apprenticeships

Case Studies

Apprenticeships span a huge range of industries and organisations, and there’s no upper age limit on becoming an apprentice. Here are some of the stories from employers and apprentices in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

Cornish Concrete Products

Apprentices are helping to shape the future of a leading UK manufacturing and design firm. Cornish Concrete Products (CCP) has been involved in series of high-profile construction projects across...

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Eden Project

The Eden Project has become a globally renowned attraction for its wonder but also for its work as both an educational charity and social enterprise. As learning is at...

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Seasalt Cornwall

Established in the county in 1981, fashion and retail brand Seasalt Cornwall has been expanding its presence in the UK and Ireland ever since. Having taken on apprentices in...

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Vincent Tractors and Plant

“We feel it’s absolutely right to give something back and give these young people a chance,” says Andrew Hoddinott, Group Service Manager for Vincent Tractors and Plant. “If we...

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A&P Group

Just over two years ago, Laura Fredericks (pictured above) was living in Manchester and working in a call centre.   Today, she’s fixing ship’s engines at a ship repair company in Falmouth.  ...

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CTCC Solutions

An apprentice can bring fresh ideas and the training you need to grow your business.  Clare Trice, owner of CTCC Solutions in Truro, wanted to boost the marketing side...

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Carrs Jaguar Land Rover

Harry Greenwood has always liked cars and loves living in Cornwall. When the chance came to combine the two, it was an opportunity too good to miss. The 23-year-old...

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GF Construction

Builder Gavin Forehead (above left) wishes he’d had the chance to do an apprenticeship. That’s why he’s only too happy to give young people the chance to benefit from...

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We have seen many employees progress through apprenticeships, giving us the opportunity to produce high quality engineers

Darren Etherington, Production Director at Watson-Marlow

The value that the apprentices have added to our business has paid this back many times over

Michelle Pearce, Practice Director, RRL accountants

Apprenticeships aren’t just entry level jobs for youngsters coming straight out of school – they’re fantastic opportunities for upskilling existing employees too

Publican Mark Holden, Victoria Inn

It is absolutely essential that new blood is developed for the Bakery industry which is best done via the apprenticeship route

Mark Norton, Managing Director at Prima Bakeries

Apprentices invigorate our crews and the new roles have created a lot of excitement within the Service

Kathryn Billing, Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety Service Group Manager