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Apprenticeships

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Love the world of health and fitness but not sure how to turn it into a career? Ever thought about earning whilst you learn? With a Sport apprenticeship at Newcastle College, you can kick-start a career in fitness right now. On your marks, get set, go!


Maybe you enjoy sport as a hobby, or it's been your favourite subject at school. Perhaps you're part of a sports team and would love to do it full time? Whatever your experience, we've got an apprenticeship for you. 

With our Sport apprenticeships you can study anything from Leisure Management to Personal Training, Teaching and Learning in PE or Instructing Exercise and Fitness. 

You'll be placed with an employer who'll give you the valuable experience you need for a fulfilling career in sport, and learn from industry-experienced tutors when you're polishing your skills in college.

Apprenticeship Areas

Senior Leadership Degree Apprenticeship (SLDA)

Want to gain a Senior Management Degree apprenticeship, underpinned with a Masters degree? Then look no further!

Length: 3 years
Study: Part-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship

On this apprenticeship you will learn financial IT systems and processes, accounting ethical standards, financial accounting and reporting and management accounting.

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 20th September 2021
Location: Rye Hill Campus

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Business Administrator Apprenticeship

You will learn how to manage priorities and your own time, problem-solving skills, decision-making and the potential for people management responsibilities through mentoring or coaching others. 

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 20th September 2021
Location: Rye Hill Campus

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Digital Marketer Advanced Apprenticeship

Fancy turning your love of social media into a paying career? This Digital Marketer apprenticeship is for you.

Length: 1 year
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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HR Support Apprenticeship

On this HR Support apprenticeship you will build on the skills you already have in HR, learning how to handle day to day queries and provide HR advice on a range of transactional and complex HR processes from recruitment through to retirement.

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) Apprenticeship

Looking for a way to earn as you learn while gaining skills in automotive principles? Study an Automotive Apprenticeship!

Length: 3 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Team Leader/Supervisor Apprenticeship

With this apprenticeship, you will learn how to give direction, instructions and guidance to make sure a business achieves its goals.

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Software Development Technician Advanced Apprenticeship

Fancy an exciting and in-demand career working in IT? This apprenticeship provides the ideal first step.

Length: 1 year
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Accounts/ Finance Assistant Apprenticeship

The Finance/Accounts Assistant apprenticeship is an ideal starting point for a career in finance, offering you the chance to build a foundation of accounting knowledge and gain the skills needed to progress to employment or to further study.

Length: 1 year
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 20th September 2021
Location: Rye Hill Campus

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Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician Apprenticeship

Have you ever thought about a career in the Energy industry and not known where to start? This Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician apprenticeship is for you.

Length: 3 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Autocare Technician Apprenticeship

Are you looking for a challenge in the motor industry? Are you interested in working on vehicles? This apprenticeship will give you valuable knowledge for basic vehicle maintenance, develop your communication skills and teaches you the know-how to run a busy workshop. 

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Dental Nurse Apprenticeship

Looking for a career in Dental Nursing? This apprenticeship is for you.

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Accident Repair Technician Apprenticeship

Always had a love for cars and not sure where to start? Well fire up the engines and put your career in first gear with an Accident Repair Technician apprenticeship with Newcastle College. 

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Carpentry and Joinery Advanced Apprenticeship

If you’re looking to establish yourself as a competent and skilled Joiner, this Level 3 apprenticeship is for you.

Length: 1 year
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Bricklaying Apprenticeship

Are you looking for a practical, hands-on and exciting career in an in-demand industry? If so, this Bricklayer apprenticeship could be for you.

Length: 3 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Customer Service Specialist Apprenticeship

Looking to become qualified as a customer service specialist? On the Customer Service Specialist apprenticeship you will learn to be an advocate of Customer Service.

Length: 18 months
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Rail Engineering Technician Apprenticeship

Do you have a passion for the railway and always wondered how you could make a career out of it? Steam ahead with the Rail Engineering Technician apprenticeship! 

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Apprenticeship Standard in Vehicle Damage Mechanical, Electrical and Trim (MET) Technician

Vehicle Damage Technicians typically work on repairing vehicles that have been involved in accidents or similar incidents.

Length: 3 years
Study: Part-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Rye Hill Campus

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Vehicle Damage Paint Technician Apprenticeship

Have you got a passion for cars? Do you see a future in car repair? If you like combining cars with being creative then the Vehicle Damage Paint Technician apprenticeship is for you.       

Length: 3 years
Study: Part-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Vehicle Damage Panel Technician Apprenticeship

Are you a methodical thinker who’s fast at fixing things? Do you fancy starting a career in the Automotive industry? If you like working with cars then the Vehicle Damage Panel Technician apprenticeship is for you.  

Length: 1 year
Study: Part-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Civil Engineering Technician Apprenticeship

If you’re looking for an exciting career in civil engineering, this apprenticeship is for you! 

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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General Welder Apprenticeship

If you’re looking to earn while you learn, becoming a General Welder apprentice will set you up for an exciting career in industry.

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Painter and Decorator Apprenticeship

Do you want to brush up your skills and paint a creative and exciting future? If you want to earn while you learn, gain a trade and get into industry, this Painter and Decorator apprenticeship is for you.

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Plasterer Apprenticeship

If you’re looking to make a smooth start to your career in construction, this Plastering apprenticeship is for you.

Length: 3 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Plumbing and Domestic Heating Technician Apprenticeship

Do you want to learn a practical and in-demand trade? If so, this Plumbing apprenticeship is for you.

Length: 3 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Roofing Apprenticeship

If you’re looking to wipe the slate clean or get an insight into this in-demand industry, the Level 2 Roofing apprenticeship could be for you.

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Chartered Management Degree Apprenticeship (CDMA)

Want to gain a Chartered Management Apprenticeship, underpinned with a Degree in Business Management in Practice? Apply now.

Length: 4 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Human Resources (HR) Consultant Apprenticeship

On this apprenticeship you will learn how to use your HR expertise to develop and deliver HR solutions to business challenges, and provide tailored advice to the business in a number of HR areas, typically to mid-level and senior managers.

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Rye Hill Campus

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Professional Accounting Taxation Technician Higher Apprenticeship

As a Professional Accounting/Tax Technician apprentice you will learn all of the skills you need to take on the role, including creating, verifying and reviewing accurate and timely financial information.

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 6th September 2021
Location: Rye Hill Campus

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Operations/Departmental Manager Apprenticeship

Do you want to be recognised as an exemplary manager? Undertake a Senior Manager apprenticeship at  Newcastle College.

Length: 3 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Customer Service Practitioner Apprenticeship

This Customer Service Practitioner apprenticeship will support you in delivering high quality service to customers, including one-off or routine contacts, dealing with orders, payments, offering advice, guidance and support, meet-and-greet, sales, fixing problems, aftercare, service recovery and gaining insight through measuring customer satisfaction.

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Hair Professionals Intermediate Apprenticeship

Do you want to be a cut above in this exciting and creative industry? On the Hair Professional apprenticeship you will learn skills to carry out this exciting hairdressing salon role.

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Laboratory Scientist Degree Apprenticeship

The Laboratory Scientist apprenticeship is an excellent opportunity to upskill and get the career you want.

Length: 4 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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Infrastructure Technician Advanced Apprenticeship

Have you thought about a career in IT? The Infrastructure Technician apprenticeship is a great route into a career in IT.

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 4th January 2021
Location: Employer Based

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What can I do with a Sport qualification?

Median Salary

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Daily tasks:

  • Maintains patient records, manages caseloads.
  • Counsels clients in ways to promote a healthy lifestyle, prevention of illness and/or preparation for coping with increasing stages of illness.
  • Makes home visits to clients, families and carers to organise support and rehabilitation and assist them to deal and cope with disability.
  • Trains students and supervises the work of occupational therapy assistants.
  • Liaises with a wide variety of other professionals in planning and reviewing ongoing treatments.
  • Devises, designs, initiates and monitors carefully selected and graded treatments and activities as part of the assessment and intervention process.
  • Considers the physical, psychological and social needs of a patient that may result from illness, injury, congenital condition or lifestyle problems.

Median Salary

£38,061 View more

Daily tasks:

  • Diagnoses and treats behavioural problems in animals.
  • Assesses and provides treatment for people with mental disabilities, or those suffering with mental illness, stress, and emotional and relationship problems.
  • Administers aromatic herbs and oils and massage to relieve pain and restore health.
  • Adopts a holistic approach in assessing the overall health of the patient, and treats by inserting needles under the skin at particular locations according to the disorder being treated.
  • Manipulates and massages patient to discover the cause of pain, relieve discomfort, restore function and mobility and to correct irregularities in body structure.
  • Diagnoses and treats disorders of vision and eye movements, monitors subsequent progress and recommends further optical, pharmacological or surgical treatment as required.
  • Prescribes diet therapy and gives advice to patients, health care professionals and the public on dietetic and nutritional matters for those with special dietary requirements or to prevent illness amongst the general population.

Median Salary

£37,682 View more

Daily tasks:

  • Ensures custody of all cash receipts and organises regular stock checks.
  • Recruits, supervises and trains staff.
  • Determines financial, staffing, material and other short- and long-term needs.
  • Advises on the facilities available and promotes publicity in relation to shows, games, races, new theme parks, etc..
  • Keeps abreast of new trends and developments in recreational activities and arranges exhibitions, theatrical productions, concerts, demonstrations etc..
  • Ensures that facilities are kept clean and in good condition and that appropriate health and safety requirements are adhered to.
  • Organises timetable of activities/schedule of programmes.

Median Salary

£31,312 View more

Daily tasks:

  • Discusses performance problems with coaches, physiotherapists, dieticians and doctors.
  • Maintains clothing and other specialised sporting equipment.
  • Builds stamina, physical strength and agility through running, fitness exercises and weight training.
  • Attends training sessions to develop skills and practice individual or team moves and tactics.
  • Participates in exhibitions, pre-qualifying events, tournaments and competitions.

Median Salary

£25,204 View more

Daily tasks:

  • Manages the playing areas and competitors, starts race, competition or match and controls its progress according to established rules.
  • Inspects and maintains specialised clothing and equipment.
  • Understands health and safety aspects of various activities and ensures any statutory requirements are met.
  • Provides information and develops facilities to encourage greater participation in sport, and to enhance the standards of participants.
  • Deals with administrative aspects such as arranging matches, contests or appearances for athlete or team, and organising required transport and accommodation.
  • Monitors and analyses technique and performance, and determines how future improvements can be made.
  • Controls team selection and discipline and recruits ancillary staff such as coaches or physiotherapists.
  • Coaches teams or individuals by demonstrating techniques and directing training and exercise sessions.

Median Salary

£25,006 View more

Daily tasks:

  • Understands the health and safety aspects of different forms of exercise and ensures that any statutory requirements are met.
  • Plans and monitors personal fitness schedules.
  • Ensures that clients do not injure themselves through over exertion or using incorrect training techniques.
  • Demonstrates and leads fitness activities and supervises exercise classes.
  • Devises programmes of training appropriate to the needs of clients with varying levels of strength, fitness and ability.
  • Assesses the fitness levels of clients.

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