Apprenticeship Case Studies

Beyond Organic Skincare

Award-winning Beyond Organic Skin Care company sought to take on an apprentice administrator to cope with growing demand and free up key staff for other tasks.

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Churchtown Morgans

The seasonal nature of Cornish equestrian and tourism business Churchtown Morgan made it difficult for it to employ year-round staff.

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Feritech Limited

High-growth marine business Feritech Limited in Penryn sought the specialist help of Cornwall Apprenticeship Agency to expand its team.

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Fowey Harbour

Capt Tim Jones, of Fowey Harbour Commissioners is delighted to have taken on teenager Matt as a marine engineer apprentice.

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Marine Co

Marine Co wanted to expand in order to increase productivity, but was worried about the responsibility of taking on a new member of staff.

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Engineering firm PowerFal received help with interview techniques, shortlisting candidates and HR advice.

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Primary PC Solutions

Primary PC Solutions in Helston sought a new customer-facing member of staff who has a strong interest in IT and is eager to learn.

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SKB Sails

Teenager Josh Blakeston is learning to cut his cloth through a sail-making Apprenticeship with SKB Sails.

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Solo Sails

Apprentice Alice Tresidder has joined Solo Sails in Newlyn to help meet the demands of the growing business.

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Commis Chef Apprentice

Working as a Commis Chef within the cafe, is a great way of getting started in a kitchen. Training to become a Commis Chef may be the most junior culinary role in the kitchen but it provides a means of learning a range of key skills on the job. Commis Chefs prepare food & carry out basic cooking tasks under the supervision of a more senior chef.


The successful applicant should be a bright and ambitious individual who will help provide business administrative support to the team in our busy communications agency. You will receive mentoring and support during the apprenticeship and there is potential for full time employment should the apprenticeship go well.
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This role will suit an individual who is good with people and is willing to be part of a small and friendly team. The successful candidate will also strive to show commitment to learning how to undertake their duties efficiently and provide excellent customer service.
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