Resources that offer information, advice, and guidance to employers about apprenticeships. 

Apprenticeship Resources

HEE Work Experience Framework

This framework sets out how you can reach out to young people, broadening their horizons and raising their aspirations, which will, in turn, create a more diverse workforce within health. You can read it here.

Education and Training Foundation - Provider toolkit - a toolkit aimed at providers but very useful for employer-providers also.


Commissioned by HEE, Skills for Health has developed Healthcare Apprenticeship Standards Online (HASO), a tool to help health sector managers in England find a wide range of apprenticeships to train staff in clinical and non-clinical roles. For all the latest news on apprenticeship standards that are available to deliver, those in development, expressions of interest and to comment on consultations please visit HASO.

HASO toolkit

Building on the series of Strategic Overview of Apprenticeships events sponsored by Health Education England and facilitated by Skills for Health, a programme of work is underway to develop a range of online tools and resources to help you to implement apprenticeships, you can access these tools and resources here

NHS Employers

a range of best practice guidance and case studies, for the implementation of apprenticeship are available here

Employers Guide to Apprenticeship Resources

'Plan for Jobs' skills and employment programmes: information for employers

A range of government programmes, some of which offer financial incentives, are available for employers who are considering hiring employees, offering work experience or upskilling existing staff. Access here

Higher Technical Qualifications: provider delivery toolkit

This toolkit is designed to support providers in their delivery of Higher Technical Education, through the sharing of good practice and highlighting the benefits of offering an approved Higher Technical Qualification. Access here

A quick one-page guide designed to help you find the best way to fund your apprenticeship programmes.