Benefits of Apprenticeships for Employers

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Here are the top business benefits of apprenticeships for employers:

  • 77% of employers believe apprenticeships make them more competitive
  • 76% say that apprenticeships provide higher overall productivity
  • 80% feel that apprenticeships reduce staff turnover
  • 83% of employers rely on their apprenticeships programme to provide the skilled workers that they need for the future
  • 88% believe that apprenticeships lead to a more motivated and satisfied workforce
  • 81% of customers would prefer to use a company that employs apprentices
  • 96% of employers report benefits to their business
  • 72% of employers report improved productivity as a result of employing and apprentice
  • 66% of employers report improved products or services, new ideas being introduced into the organisation, better moral among staff and more staff staying with the organisation

"The approval ratings for apprenticeships, from both employer and apprentice perspective - are off the scale"

Matthew Hancock MP , Minister of State of Skills and Enterprise, Voice of Apprenticeships conference, March 2014


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