Diversity in Apprenticeships Project: Case Study Number Four
1 March 2011
Funded by the National Apprenticeship Service (NAS), the UKRC developed and ran a ‘Diversity in Apprenticeships’ pilot project in 2010/11, working with the UK’s leading energy providers to increase the number of female and BAME apprentices in this sector.
What stops women and girls from doing engineering Apprenticeships? Through experience of working with organisations and women in SET, and identifying recurring problems, the UKRC has found that these are some of the barriers to women and girls