Foundation Apprenticeships

Foundation Apprenticeships Level 4/5

Automotive – Level 4

The Automotive Foundation Apprenticeship will teach you about the car and transport industry. You may want to choose this course if you are interested one day becoming a mechanic, an engineer, selling cars or parts, or just want to learn more about the industry. Automotive jobs involve using exciting new technology and are vital to Scotland.

Automotive covers a range of jobs, like:

  • Light motor vehicle technician
  • Heavy motor vehicle technician
  • Auto electrical technician
  • Roadside assistance engineer
  • Parts distribution operative

Download information on Automotive FA (PDF)

Construction – Level 4 and 5

The construction industry offers a broad range of opportunities to all. Whether you’re working on site or behind a drawing board, choosing construction means you will shape and build the world.

Construction covers a huge range of jobs, like:

  • Building services engineer
  • Building surveyor
  • Site manager
  • Stonemason
  • Carpenter
  • Civil engineer

The industry’s workforce is ageing and there is demand to fill the skills gap.

If you’re a practical thinker with a knack for technical processes, this industry could be your perfect match.

Download information on Construction FA (PDF)

Hospitality - Level 4 and 5

Hospitality is an exciting and flexible industry offering a wealth of career opportunities in hotels, restaurants, cafes, pubs and bars and many other venues across Scotland.

The sector offers a wide range of careers and jobs available to anyone with the right attitude including:

  • Chefs
  • Housekeepers
  • Hotel and catering managers
  • Bar staff
  • Food service staff
  • Baristas

If you enjoy working with people and would like to work in an exciting and varied job this could be the career for you.

Download information on Hospitality FA (PDF)

How to apply for a Foundation Apprenticeship