Hire an apprentice

We can provide support to local employers considering apprenticeship recruitment, workforce development and upskilling existing workforce through an apprenticeship.

Employers may be eligible for grant funding to help make apprenticeship recruitment more cost-effective.

SEDA Project

The Stimulating Employer Demand for Apprenticeships (SEDA) project offers free and impartial support to all small to medium sized enterprises (SME’s) in the Greater Manchester area. The project will support your business to understand upskilling, training and apprentice requirements and advise on the right course and training provider.

Small to Medium Enterprise (SME) guidance

We've put together a useful overview of apprenticeships with FAQs to help businesses understand what they need to consider when recruiting an apprentice:

Further resources

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