Level 3 Advanced Apprentice jobs - December 2023 (2)

Level 3 Apprenticeships Explained

If you're 16 and just finished your GCSEs or completed a Level 2 Apprenticeship a Level 3 Apprenticeship could be for you. Providing you meet the criteria.

You will work towards work-based learning qualifications such as an NVQ Level 3 and BTECs. To start this apprenticeship you should have five GCSEs at grade C or above or have completed an Intermediate Apprenticeship. It is equivalent to two A-level passes.

What are the entry requirements for a Level 3 Apprenticeships?

  • 5 GCSEs (grade C or above) or
  • Completed a Level 2 Apprenticeship or
  • 2 A Levels (grade E or above)
  • Permanent UK resident (live in the UK)
  • Not in full-time education

How long does it take to complete a Level 3 Apprenticeships?

  • 15-18 months
  • Maximum 40 hour working week
  • 280 hours over 12 months

What can I earn during a Level 3 Apprenticeship?

  • £236 per week