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Join Apprentice Nation

Join Ghetts, Young T & Bugsey, Ray BLK and IAMDDB in live events and on-demand videos this spring.

Boost your confidence. Be your best self. Get the inside scoop on music, sports, and creative industries and so much more! Game on.

Earn credits to unlock exclusive rewards such as Beats Headphones, England Football Shirts and more.

See The Show. Shape Your Future. 

 

The Show That Shaped Your Story

Apprentice Nation gives you access to free work and life skills training featuring some of the hottest artists in the UK and special guests from organisations such as BT, Multiverse, Google, Universal and more.

Visit the Apprentice Nation Skills Hub to find live events and on-demand videos to get started on various topics.

The more you do, the more credits you’ll earn to unlock amazing rewards.

What members have said:

“Taking part in skills training with Apprentice Nation has made me much more confident about applying for roles.” Callum, 17

“I didn’t take my A-Level exams due to COVID; it was a difficult time. I’m building all sorts of transferable skills to help me shape my future.” 
Devina, 18

“I thought I’d give Apprentice Nation a shot as it was related to music. I didn’t realise that I would get so much out of it.” 
Malik, 17

“My Apprentice Nation Highlight: Attending a hangout with chart-topping UK artist, Tinie. He’s an amazing mentor!” Preeti, 21

Skills for Life

GET READY TO HUSTLE

Explore the skills that employers are looking for and make yourself stand out from the crowd in the Skills for Life videos.

WATCH VIDEOS ON:
  • How To Find Jobs and Apply for Them Online
  • How To Successfully Network
  • Personal Branding
  • How To Make Great First Impressions
  • Digital Skills for Work and Life
  • Plus how to manage your money and more launching 22 April!
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Unlock Your Potential

ELEVATE YOUR SUPERPOWER

Discover entrepreneurial skills and the power of positive self promotion in Unlock Your Potential Videos

WATCH VIDEOS ON
  • Setting You up for Success
  • Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone
  • The Importance of Having a Mentor
  • What are SMART Goals?
  • Plus more on how to be your best self launching 22 April!

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Power Up: Your Wellbeing & Awareness

THRIVE UNDER PRESSURE

Empower yourself to be comfortable, healthy and happy, bringing out your best self.

WATCH VIDEOS ON
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Unlocking Tension
  • What Is Resilience?
  • Plus find out Where to Start When Creating Positive Relationships & more launching 22 April!
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Elevate your game: Career Path Planning

PLAN THE CAREER YOU WANT

Discover the skills that are in demand amongst employers and land your next job.

WATCH VIDEOS ON
  • Apprenticeship Myth Busting
  • How To Be a Hit at Interviews
  • How to Think Beyond Grades When Writing a CV
  • Plus how to Make Your LinkedIn Profile Pop & more launching 22 April!
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Live Webinars

PLUG IN TO WEEKLY LIVE WEBINARS

Level up and build your skills even more in hour-long live webinars. Featuring artists and industry leaders to Shape Your Future.

UPCOMING LIVE WEBINARS:
  • Tues 27 April: Think Like an Employer – When Job Hunting During a Pandemic (Part 1)
  • Thurs 29 April: Let’s Discuss – Uni, Apprenticeships or Work
  • Tues 4 May: Think Like an Employer – When You’re in a New Role (Part 2)
  • Tues 11 May: Act on the Power of Self Belief – Your Greatest Tool
  • Tues 18 May: Act Like a Leader – Not Just a Boss
  • Thurs 20 May: Demystifying Apprenticeships
  • Tues 25 May: Pause! take a Moment and Escape From Your Stress, Anxiety and Pressures
  • Tues 1 June: Focus on Your Career Path – Explore Options to Succeed
  • Thurs 3 June: Own Your Interview – Practice Live
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Go Far

EXPLORE CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Find out about the hottest opportunities out there, from apprenticeships to workshops and courses to boost your CV. Whether you’re just getting started or you’re looking to land a role, get involved!

FEATURED ORGANISATIONS
  • BT
  • Multiverse
  • GetMyFirstJob
  • Creative Lives in Progress
  • The Mix
  • CareerMap
  • Not Going To Uni
  • BAME Recruitment
  • Movement to Work
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Unlock Amazing Rewards

Every activity you complete in the Skills Hub will earn you credits to help you unlock amazing rewards, including the opportunity to win a session with Ghetts, Young T & Bugsey, Ray BLK and IAMDDB.

Credits

Earn credits by completing live webinars and Q&As and on-demand videos. Use your credits to unlock exclusive rewards. Treat yourself!

 

 

 

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Artist Hangout

The reward to aim for! This one won’t fit in the post box. But it’s the one you’ll remember forever.

Earn 250 credits to receive an exclusive invite to meet with Ghetts, Young T & Bugsey, RAY BLK or IAMDDB. Take your pick. You read that right.

The Artist Hangout won’t use up any credits, all you need to do is hit unlock once you have 250 in your account. Pick your artist on your confirmation form and Apprentice Nation will send you an invite for you to get in once it’s been scheduled. Artist Hangouts are on video call with a small group of guests.

 

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Samsung Galaxy

The Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G ticks every box. Contour-cut camera. Cinematic 8K video. Binge-worthy battery life. 5G connectivity. Samsung’s brightest Dynamic AMOLED 2X display. Yes please.

Limited stock. So start earning credits now, and keep your eyes on your emails for the release. When they’re gone, they’re gone!

 

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Beats By Dre BEATS SOLO3 WIRELESS

Combining style, functionality, great sound and comfort, Beats By Dre will transform your listening experience. See the full spec here. Turn it up.

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Netflix Subscription

Have you heard of Netflix??? (Yes you have.) A world of unlimited watching. From award-winning TV Series to Films and Documentaries from across the globe.

Earn yourself a 6 month subscription and plug in for the ride.  

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1:1 Online Mentor Session 

Speak with someone in an industry you’d love to enter. Ask all your questions. Get honest answers. And get personalised advice to get your foot in the door.

Still in school and not sure where your career is heading? A Mentor Session is the perfect way to explore different industries and roles.

Mentor Sessions won’t use up any credits. To unlock a mentor session, you’ll need 40 credits from the Skills Hub. But your credits will be reimbursed automatically.

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Be Entertained. Get Trained. Go Far.

Plug into exclusive  interviews & performances from Ghetts, Young T & Bugsey, RAY BLK and IAMDDB and pick up essential skills for work and life. 
See The Show. Shape Your Future. 

Be Entertained. Get Trained. Go Far.

Plug into exclusive  interviews & performances from Ghetts, Young T & Bugsey, RAY BLK and IAMDDB and pick up essential skills for work and life. 
See The Show. Shape Your Future. 

Live Show

FRESH PERFORMANCES & INTERVIEWS

Watch amazing talent live from Printworks with performances from Ghetts, Young T & Bugsey, Ray BLK and IAMDDB. Plus watch exclusive interviews of each artist with Capital 1XTRA breakfast host, Yinka Bokinni.

DISCOVER WHAT APPRENTICE NATION HAS TO OFFER

Hear from Apprentice Nation Skills Leaders, members and those on the Youth Advisory Network and get the low down on the skills you can acquire and unique experiences you can have.

 

 

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Ghetts

Ghetts is increasingly recognised as one of the most vital, talented and enduring artists to emerge from the UK’s grime scene. Born Justin Clarke, the East Londoner combines razor sharp rhymes delivered with crystal clear diction, a healthy dose of humour, and creative, intelligent wordplay.

In a time where individuality is underrated, I feel it’s important to encourage young people to be themselves, after all they are next in line to carry the responsibility of changing the world. I can’t wait to perform for apprentice nation on the 22nd of April I believe in being fearless and seizing every opportunity that’s for you

 

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Young T & Bugsey

Nottingham duo Young T & Bugsey known for finishing each others sentences, as well as their hits ‘Strike A Pose’ & the viral ‘Don’t Rush’ which had over 79,000 TikTok videos made to it last year.

Young T: “Supporting people to find their path in life is a big part of what I do and Apprentice Nation is an amazing platform for that, We’ve been through rough times and we’ve needed mentors in the past – people who’ve given us things to think about. We can relate to the challenges people are facing today and can’t wait to get on stage, share our story and help others feel inspired.”

Bugsey: “We’ve got to keep learning and also celebrate the wins on the journey. That’s why we’re joining Apprentice Nation; to celebrate the future and the opportunities that lie ahead. It’s been a difficult year for everyone and we’re happy we can show others that we can still have a good time and keep moving forwards.”

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RAY BLK

Known for her no-holds barred lyrics and straight talking, whether it’s on or off the mic, Ray BLK (real name Rita Ekwere) is going to speak her mind. The 26 year-old artist is celebrated for music that makes a statement and her new single “Lovesick”, recent track “Warriors” the lead song from the hugely acclaimed ROCKS film and forthcoming album prove that the ultimate girl’s girl is back with messages of tough love, a catalogue of quotables and a renewed focus on self-love.

I’m beyond excited to be working with Apprentice Nation to raise awareness of the diverse paths that anyone, no matter their background or gender, can access today. Coming from an underprivileged background myself in a council home with a single parent pushed me to be my best and made me determined to create a better future for myself and I want young women, especially those from underprivileged backgrounds like myself to have those opportunities too. I’m proud to be working to level the playing field, not just in the music industry but in career and life journeys, whatever path people choose.

 

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IAMDDB

If the future is female, then it has already started. Diana De Brito is the epitome of a new generation of female artists – young, talented and self-confident. In her music, the 25-year-old daughter of an Angolan musician combines time less soul and jazz in the tradition of Nat King Cole and Erykah Badu with modern trap and R’n’B. She calls it Urban Jazz, some would say it is Neo Soul – it’s all true, because IAMDDB is anything but one-dimensional.

I’m proud to be joining Apprentice Nation and supporting learning opportunities for everyone. It’s been tough for all this year but especially those from underrepresented backgrounds who lack visibility and positive role models in the workforce. It’s really important that people have the confidence and belief to put themselves out there. Apprentice Nation helps people from all communities and backgrounds build the skills to do this. I’m looking forward to sharing my music, sharing the love and supporting people through whatever challenging times they’re going through. Positive vibes to lift others is what I’m all about; and to never stop learning

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Yinka Bokinni

LIVE SHOW HOST

A South London native with a law degree, Yinka’s love for music lead her to pursue other dreams and she successfully landed herself the Rinse FM Breakfast Show. With her infectious energy, Yinka built up a loyal fan base and was eventually hired by Capital XTRA to host in the evenings. Yinka’s popularity and distinctive voice soon lead her to the dream slot and her current position, The Capital Xtra Breakfast Show 6-10am.

Also a DJ, Yinka hosts the main stage at the huge Wireless Festival and has DJ’d for well – known brands such as eBay and Revlon. You will also find many collaborations on her social media platforms, well known brand examples are Boots, Coca Cola and Maltesers, the range is broad as Yinka is a popular choice.

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JOIN APPRENTICE NATION

Join Ghetts, Young T & Bugsey, Ray BLK and IAMDDB in live events and on-demand videos to unlock rewards and Shape Your Future.

Create an account today and get 10 Credits to start unlocking rewards.

JOIN APPRENTICE NATION

Join Ghetts, Young T & Bugsey, Ray BLK and IAMDDB in live events and on-demand videos to unlock rewards and Shape Your Future.

Create an account today and get 10 Credits to start unlocking rewards.


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