As part of National Apprenticeship Week 2019, we have spoken to the RAF to discuss what their apprenticeships can offer within a unique and challenging career.
What type of apprenticeship scheme do you offer?
There are plenty of apprenticeships to choose from in the RAF, with the right one all depending on your passion, skills and future career ambitions. Joining the RAF, whether in a full time position or as an apprentice, comes with plenty of benefits including;
- Free gym
- Subsidised food
- Health care
- World travel
Apprentices in the RAF
An apprenticeship in the Royal Air Force offers you the chance to gain a UK-recognised trade qualification as part of a challenging and unique career. Not only will you can a professional qualification that’s recognised in the civilian world, you’ll also have a guaranteed job in your chosen field once you’ve completed it. You’ll receive the very best training and as well as getting paid to learn, you’ll get the chance to travel the world, play sport and perform and important role in the RAF.
Engineering in the RAF
Engineers in the RAF are essential for the success of each mission. They help look after and fix all the aircraft communications network and high-tech equipment required to support operations in the air, making sure aircrafts like the Typhoon are ready to fly at a moment’s notice in case of need. This means you could be working on: Aircraft Maintenance, Information Technology Systems, Data Networks, Ground Support Vehicles, Weapons Technology or Survival Equipment.
Interested? To find out more about a career within the RAF, follow the links below.