Traineeships

Supporting young people to develop the skills for apprenticeships, sustainable employment, and further learning.

Traineeships help 16 to 24 year olds - or 25 year olds with an education and get ready for an apprenticeship or job if they don’t have the appropriate skills or experience.

Traineeship benefits include:

- training to prepare you for work, including CV writing and what to expect in the workplace support to improve your English, maths and digital skills.

- sector focused vocational learning to help prepare you for your apprenticeship or job and recognition of your learning.

- A high-quality work placement of at least 70 hours.

- An interview for an apprenticeship or job if available, or an exit interview with written feedback.

- Programmes can be tailored to meet your needs and prepare you for what local businesses are looking for.
What’s the problem?

Young people are amongst the hardest hit by the Covid-19 global pandemic. As of August 2020, the number of British 16-24 year Old’s claiming unemployment benefits stood at 537,700. This is an increase of 122% since March of the same year. Furthermore, over the same time period, the UK economy has seen a total of 730,000 thousand jobs vanish from the payroll, reflecting the difficulty young people face in finding a jobs

In response to these alarming statistics the UK government has decided to take action by launching Traineeships for young people. This Traineeship isa skills development programme that includes a work placement.

What Chipkoo Labs is doing to take young adults up to their career ladder?

Chipkoo platform fosters youth with the real-world skill set, mapping opportunities in the new economy, digital transformation and industry expert mentors supervision to evolve the careers over the course of emerging professions.

The Reskilling Revolution platform has been designed to prepare the global workforce with the skills needed to future-proof their careers against the expected displacement of millions of jobs and skills instability as a result of technological change.

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