Information for Parents/Guardians

A Foundation Apprenticeship is an excellent way for your son or daughter to kick start their career, and with ten subject choices available, there is something to suit everyone!

These new qualifications are aimed at young people still attending school and take either one or two years to complete, usually starting in S5. They are delivered locally, at a college campus or secondary school. Blending academic learning, with hands-on practical skills and work experience, a Foundation Apprenticeship will help pupils stand out from the crowd, enhancing their CV and allow them to make more informed choices for their future.

So, if you’re a parent or guardian and think a Foundation Apprenticeship would be suitable for your son or daughter, find out more below and make sure they apply today!


Foundation Apprenticeship Facts

Applications for session 2021/22 will go live early 2021

  • FA in Accountancy - 1 Year Option

    FA in Accountancy - 1 Year Option

  • FA in Accountancy - 2 Year Option

    FA in Accountancy - 2 Year Option

  • FA in Business Skills - 1 Year Option

    FA in Business Skills - 1 Year Option

  • FA in Business Skills - 2 Year Option

    FA in Business Skills - 2 Year Option

  • FA in Civil Engineering - 1 Year Option

    FA in Civil Engineering - 1 Year Option

  • FA in Civil Engineering - 2 Year Option

    FA in Civil Engineering - 2 Year Option

  • FA in Engineering - 2 Year Option

    FA in Engineering - 2 Year Option

  • FA in Hardware & System Support  - 2 Year Option

    FA in Hardware & System Support - 2 Year Option

  • FA in Hospitality - 1 Year Option

    FA in Hospitality - 1 Year Option

  • FA in  Media - 1 Year Option

    FA in Media - 1 Year Option

  • FA in Media - 2 Year Option

    FA in Media - 2 Year Option

  • FA in Scientific Technologies - 2 Year Option

    FA in Scientific Technologies - 2 Year Option

  • FA in Social Services, Children & Young People - 1 Year Option

    FA in Social Services, Children & Young People - 1 Year Option

  • FA in Social Services, Children & Young People - 2 Year Option

    FA in Social Services, Children & Young People - 2 Year Option

  • FA in Social Services & Healthcare - 2 Year Option

    FA in Social Services & Healthcare - 2 Year Option

Contact Us

Call: 01324 403211

Email:  foundation.apprenticeship@forthvalley.ac.uk