The theme for 2018 is 'Apprenticeships are the Business',
recognising the crucial role they play in providing a skilled
workforce now and in the future.
Events and activities involving employers, apprentices,
colleges, universities, local authorities and training providers
will take place across the country to celebrate the success of
individuals and businesses.
Skills Development Scotland (SDS) organises Scottish
Apprenticeship Week to encourage many more employers to take on
Around 12,000 organisations already employ Modern Apprentices,
from family firms to multi-nationals across every type of
With SDS working with industry to support a target of 28,000 new
Modern Apprenticeship starts this year, as well as around 2,600
Foundation Apprenticeships and approximately 900 Graduate
Apprenticeships - it's never been more important to promote the
Source - Skills Development Scotland