The Apprenticeship Support & Knowledge (ASK) Programme

The Apprenticeship Support & Knowledge (ASK) Programme is a resource to help students and parents find information on apprenticeship programmes and also T-Level Programmes. Gloucestershire & Wiltshire Partnership (GWP) deliver the programme in Wiltshire & Swindon on behalf of CXK and the Department for Education. There is a wealth of really useful online resources including fact sheets, case studies, podcasts and videos. Parents can subscribe free of charge to receive a monthly newsletter and also regular online webinars. Visit

GWP also offer live remote sessions to home educated children and their parents and carers can request to join one of these sessions with permission from the school or a bespoke session can be provided for groups of parents if there is sufficient demand. For further information contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

How does this Programme Benefit my young person?

The Ask Apprenticeship Awareness Programme offers a bespoke advice service to help your young person find the apprenticeship programme that suits them best, including the following:

  • Apprenticeship and T Level
  • Presentations and awareness assemblies
  • Registration and Application Workshops
  • Interactive Virtual Workshops
  • Mock Assessment Centre Workshops
  • Bespoke support for Years 11 and 13
  • Parents and Carers support
  • Careers Fairs
  • Teacher training & development
  • Free classroom resources
  • Apprenticeship Ambassador Network
  • Vacancy Snapshot