All his friends might have gone to uni but Tom is working and earning as a CAD Engineer.
An apprenticeship is a paid job where you learn and gain experience while working. 80% of your time will be in the workplace with around 20% in training at a college or training provider.
They can be done for hundreds of jobs, both on and off-site with degree apprenticeships helping you gain a university degree with none of the cost.
Find out what it’s like to be an apprentice stonemason working at Lincoln cathedral.