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Foundation Apprenticeships

Foundation Apprenticeship with school pupilGoing into S5 or S6? Set yourself up for a big future with a Foundation Apprenticeship.

Foundation Apprenticeships will give you an inside view of Scotland’s thriving industries. You will be given the opportunity to combine a recognised qualification with valuable experience in industries where there’s a rising demand for a skilled workforce. 

If you’re going into S5 or S6, you can apply for a Foundation Apprenticeship as a sentior phase subject and get work experience with some of Scotland’s top employers.

Foundation apprenticeships can help you:

  • Achieve a qualification at SCQF Level 6 that will help your college, university or job application
  • Get work experience in a real job with professionals to help you find out more about an industry
  • Get hands-on skills and find out more about the kind of work you like doing and what you might want to do in the future
  • Support your application for a Modern or Graduate Apprenticeship 


Choose from the following Foundation Apprenticeships at Glasgow Clyde College:

Automotive (Level 4)

Construction (Level 5)

Media and Content Production (1 Year)

Social Services: Children and Young People (1 Year)

Software Development (2 Year) 


Find out more about Foundation Apprenticeships