Level 4 Higher Apprentice jobs - December 2023 (1)

Level 4 Apprenticeships Explained

If you're 18 and just finished your GCSEs or completed a Level 3 Apprenticeship, a Level 4 Apprenticeship could be for you. Providing you meet the criteria.

You will work towards a NVQ Level 4 and in some cases Foundation degree. Apprentices can also progress to higher education, including university degrees once you complete a Level 4 Apprenticeship.

What are the entry requirements for a Level 4 Apprenticeships?

  • 3 GCSEs (grade E or above) or
  • Completed a Level 3 Apprenticeship
  • Permanent UK resident (live in the UK)
  • Not in full-time education
  • 18 years or older

How long does a Level 4 Apprenticeship take to complete?

  • 3-5 years
  • Maximum 40 hour working week

What can I earn whilst doing a Level 4 Apprenticeship?

  • £236 per week