More young people consider apprenticeships

There will be the usual scramble for places at university. But increasingly, many young people are considering an apprenticeship instead of higher education.

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Apprenticeships instead of higher education?

There will be the usual scramble for places at university. But, increasingly, many young people are considering an apprenticeship instead of higher education. The latest research shows that two out of five 15 to 19 year olds have thought about some sort of paid training scheme - and most students don't think it would harm their long-term earning potential if they don't go to university. Richard Slee reports.

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