Glossary


Apprenticeship

A technical or professional route to getting work ready. Students typically spend 4 days a week with an employer building up and honing their technical or professional business skills. One day a week is spent in college acquiring new knowledge and liaising with teachers. Students are paid a wage whilst undertaking and apprenticeship.

Traineeship

A traineeship is 12 week programme for students who are not quite ready to undertake an apprenticeship. They provide valuable insight to the world of work and encourage students to work had to get themselves in a position to undertake and apprenticeship.

Postal Address

Oldham College
Rochdale Road
Oldham
OL9 6AA

General Enquiries

0161 785 4000

Opening Hours

Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 6pm

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