Foundation Apprenticeships

Fa big future twitter digital media 1024x512 landscapeGoing 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 to 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:

Business, Creative and Digital Industries

Creative and Digital Media (1 Year) 

Creative and Digital Media (2 Years)  


Engineering, Computing and the Built Environment 

Manufacturing Engineering (2 Years)

Software Development (1 Year) 


Health and Wellbeing

Social Services: Children and Young People (1 Year)

Social Services: Children and Young People (2 Years)

Social Services Healthcare (1 Year)


Find out more about Foundation Apprenticeships