When you almost at the end of your studies, you will be embarking on a new path in doing apprentice work paving the preparation of your career.
You must be able to select the right apprenticeship that is able to provide you a strong foundation and training that can be used in your career when you are all ready and equipped.
An apprenticeship is basically an on the job training but with pay, and you will have the actual initial feel of what it is like to really be working and get the hang of it when you are on it. You have to identify first as to which level of apprenticeship that is necessary for you depending on your General Certificate of Secondary Education exam results.
At most, the best is to start with the intermediate apprenticeships and then advance to a higher apprenticeship if necessary. When you start off in search for the right apprenticeship work, you must ensure to go for something that interests you so that you will not have a hard time adjusting with the pace of training.
If you are interested in aspects about technology and the like grab an apprenticeship in the IT services, or perhaps you are more into consumer welfare and concerns then go for a customer service apprenticeship.
Then you can start searching for the right employer in which you can do your apprenticeship work that will best help you get a startup. It is best to have an employer that have the kind of services or business that suits what you have studied and where you can have a potential room for growth and improvement.
It is just an added factor, if you will also look into the perks of what programs and incentives the company can offer for apprentice like you. When you are already doing your apprenticeship, evaluate yourself after a few weeks if this will be the right kind of path or career for you and how do you see yourself in this company in a few distant years from now.
Getting an apprenticeship is a preparation stage for you to build, sharpen and get you ready for the real battlefield ahead of you.
You will have to give an impressive performance in your apprenticeships period because with the good work you have laid some employers will consider their trainees after training and give them a regular work as a regular employee.
This will possibly be a challenging and tasking work for you but sooner or later you will come to understand the benefits and purposes of having an apprenticeship in the first place.