Firms to learn why to hire an apprentice

Belper employers are urged to find out how Higher Apprenticeships can help to grow their business at a free event this week.

The University of Derby Corporate and unionlearn is inviting businesses from the area along to speak with experts on Friday, July 12.

Delegates will hear from Rolls-Royce’s Learning and Development Manager who will highlight how important apprenticeships and progression to higher level skills are to them, and also from one of their Higher Apprentices, who will be sharing their experience of progression from young apprentice to higher.

Lunch will be provided at the event which takes place from 10am-1.30pm at University of Derby Corporate’s Enterprise Centre, Bridge Street, Derby, DE1 3LD.

To find out more about the event and to book your firm a place visit the website at: www.derby.ac.uk/power-of-higher-apprenticeships