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  • Apprenticeship Vacancies

    Apprenticeships to launch your career with clients such as William Hill, Specsavers, PGA and more.

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  • Varsity Blues: Time for apprenticeships to graduate?

    A landmark new study by Pera Training and Million Jobs has found that for every one pound of funding, higher apprentices generate £85 in revenue to the Exchequer.

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    Varsity Blues: Time for apprenticeships to graduate?

    A landmark new study by Pera Training and Million Jobs has found that for every one pound of funding, higher apprentices generate £85 in revenue to the Exchequer. In contrast, graduates from ‘new’ (post-1992) universities generate two-thirds less revenue (£51) per pound of investment.

    The first study of its kind, ‘Varsity Blues: Time for apprenticeships to graduate?’ compares the earnings, employment and taxpayer returns of graduates to those of apprentices.

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  • #HaveYourSlice of fully-funded training!

    Did you know there are fully-funded opportunities available for SMEs to train their workforce in Coventry and Warwickshire?

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    #HaveYourSlice of fully-funded training!

    Did you know there are fully-funded opportunities available for SMEs to train their workforce in Coventry and Warwickshire?

    However, just like any great cake, it is limited and won’t be around forever. Don’t miss out. Get your slice of the action!

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  • William Hill Apprenticeship Open Days

    Why take a gamble on your career? Come along to our Apprenticeship Open Day to find out more.

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    William Hill Apprenticeship Open Day

    Are you ready to join the Home of Betting and embark on an awesome journey through our Retail Academy training courses with our very own Retail Apprenticeship with a difference.

    Why take a gamble on your career? Come along to our Apprenticeship Open Day to find out more.

    Find out more about the open day here.

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  • Smart Assessor

    Secure login for our learners to access our innovative web hosted e-portfolio.

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    Welcome to Smart Assessor

    Smart Assessor is our online secure e-portfolio for our learners. If you are doing a qualification with Pera Training you will need a log in and password to use this system.

    Access here
  • Business Benefits of Apprenticeships

    Discover the many benefits to your business of taking on an apprentice.

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    Business Benefits of Apprenticeships

    Apprenticeships ensure that your workforce has the practical skills and qualifications your organisation needs now and in the future. Providing progressive skills training for everyone – from new recruits to your leadership team there are many proven benefits for your business.

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    Step Towards Success

    • Increased productivity
    • Reduced staff turnover
    • More motivated and satisfied workforce
    • Increased competitiveness

  • Jaguar Land Rover

    With support from Pera Training and Apprenticeships JLR has ambitious plans to grow its business.

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    Jaguar Land Rover

    Jaguar Land Rover has ambitious plans to grow its business in new markets. With this growth, comes the need to recruit future talent capable of meeting these challenges. Bethany Evans, Head of Learning and Development at Jaguar Land Rover, explains how apprenticeships are helping to meet the increasing needs of the business.

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  • Traineeship Success

    You’re hired! Record success for Government-backed Traineeship scheme.

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    Traineeship Success

    In its first ever trial of the initiative, Pera Training, in partnership with the Leicestershire Apprentice Hub, took a cohort of unemployed young people through a four week course to boost their employability.

    The 16-23 year olds taken onto the scheme had no or little previous work experience and were struggling to get themselves their first apprenticeship or job.

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  • NHS Innovation success

    Leading UK provider of customised workplace-based training, Pera Training, has helped to deliver a life-changing innovation in the NHS.

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    Pera Training’s NHS innovation programme delivers life-changing success

    Tobit Emmens, from Devon Partnership NHS Trust took the Level 5 Diploma in Innovation & Change Management with Pera Training in 2013.


    The course, which took twenty days over the period of six months, aimed to help Tobit and his colleagues develop new ideas and encourage an innovation culture within the NHS.

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  • Looking for a career in Retail?

    Pera Training has teamed up with the Retail Trust to help tackle youth unemployment in Leicester.

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    Retail Trust and Pera Training tackle Leicester youth unemployment

    Pera Training, a leading UK Apprenticeship and vocational training provider, has teamed up with the Retail Trust to help tackle youth unemployment in Leicester.

    One of the UK’s oldest charities, the Retail Trust, founded in 1832, this year set up retailRIGHT, a programme that supports young people to develop the right skills and gain the practical experience they need to secure employment within retail.

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  • Meet Kelvin, AB Agri's first Engineering Apprentice

    Kelvin Robinson works in the operations team as AB Agri's first engineering apprentice.

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    Meet Kelvin, AB Agri's first Engineering Apprentice

    Kelvin Robinson works in the operations team at Northallerton as AB Agri's first engineering apprentice.

    Run in conjunction with Pera Training, the Apprenticeship qualification is a two year course of evidence-based learning and forms a key part of AB Agri's plans to build a strong business for the future by investing in developing talent. They caught up with Kelvin to find out a bit more about him and his experiences in the business so far…

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  • PGA Apprenticeship success

    A teenager is on course to realise his dream of becoming a PGA Professional after benefiting from an Apprenticeship programme.

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    Aspiring golf pro learns tricks of trade with top Apprenticeship scheme

    Harry Connolly, a 17 year old from Liverpool, left school last June with no employment experience.

    However, three months later he was taken on by Mossock Hall Golf Club PGA pro Brad Millar through Pera Training, an organisation that offers pre-employment training and Apprenticeships.

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  • Getting to grips with retail

    William Hill's pilot Apprenticeship scheme launched in March and they’re already training new recruits.

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    Getting to grips with retail

    William Hill's pilot Apprenticeship scheme, tailor-made for their industry and delivered by Pera Training, launched in March and they’re already training new recruits.

    Here is what one apprentice had to say about their time with William Hill:

    I’m really interested in sport and a friend of mine was already working for William Hill.

    He said: “You ought to try it – see what you think.”

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