Council celebrates National Apprenticeship Week 2023

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Barking and Dagenham is celebrating National Apprenticeship Week 2023 from 6 to 12 February with a range of activities throughout the week.

Cllr Sade Bright, Cabinet Member for Employment, Skills and Aspiration, said: “Whether you are looking for work, a career, or are a business looking to recruit, National Apprenticeship Week provides an opportunity to find out more. 

“There is a lot going on during the Week – job opportunities, webinars for schools and businesses, information about funding available through the Apprenticeship Levy, there is a lot for everyone. So, get involved and find out what is available.”

National Apprenticeship Week is an opportunity to celebrate the achievements of apprentices and the positive impact they make to communities, businesses, and the wider economy.


Tuesday 7th February

Local business apprenticeship webinar, 12 to 1pm

Apprenticeship information, on changes the ESFA rules, Levy transfer scheme and the support available via the Job Shops.

Register for the local business apprenticeship webinar

Wednesday 8th February

Apprenticeship Careers Fare for Residents, 10am to 12pm

Employers and training providers will be promoting apprenticeship opportunities to residents.

In person event The Barking Learning Centre.  For further details, please email