Croydon sees 20.6% rise in apprenticeship starts

Croydon - a borough backing apprenticeships

Croydon – a borough backing apprenticeships

Figures have shown that over 2,700 people in the borough of Croydon started apprentices in 2012.

In the last 12 months, the borough has seen a rise of 20.6% in apprenticeship starts. In addition, 2,740 people began apprenticeships during the last academic year which puts it ahead of every other borough in London. In fact, Croydon provides 5.8% of all apprenticeships in the city.