Pandemic sparks growing interest in apprenticeships among students


Apprenticeships could be the saviour of students facing cancelled examinations and dubious about higher education amid the Covid-19 pandemic, with one recruiter saying enquiries are on the increase. Beverley Ellis, director at TRS Training said: “We have noticed an increased number of enquiries since the government began to announce that examinations would be cancelled; students want to protect their career prospects and are apprehensive about embarking on university courses – with the associated costs and complications with regards housing further […]