Jonathan describes his apprenticeship as ‘inspirational’ and has enjoyed learning from professionals with industry experience. He is now a Climber/Groundsman at Tree Scapes in Sheffield.

Tree Scapes arboriculturists in Sheffield.


All aspects for arborist operations.

Learning and developing every day!

TIt gave me the qualifications to allow me to work in the industry.

Flexibility – I could work and learn at the same time.

Learning from real professionals with industry experience.

I would recommend an apprenticeship to anyone who wants to work and learn on the job but also gain the academic fundamentals.

Thank you very much! The apprenticeship has allowed to me develop my skills in the industry.

Student success stories

Maths and English for a Successful Future

Maths and English are everywhere! They are important life skills that will help you to achieve your best in your studies and to progress to your dream career. A GCSE Maths and English qualification could be the difference between being accepted onto a university course or getting a job promotion.

Investing in your future with outstanding new facilities.


Why choose Northumberland College?

We are the largest further education provider in Northumberland with campuses throughout the county.

Our student transport scheme is available for eligible students to make getting to and from college as easy as possible.

Our extensive re-development programme will create outstanding new facilities.