Evie Hiddleston studied her Level 3 CIPD Human Resources with Lake District Hotels via Lakes College, and completed her qualification in September 2020.
We asked her a few questions about her experience as an apprentice…
What made you choose an apprenticeship with Lakes College?
After a good experience with my tutor for a Business Administration qualification, I decided it would be ideal to study Human Resources at Lakes College. I feel that the college have a hands-on approach and the tutors were more than happy to support me.
What did you love about your apprenticeship?
I love that it was flexible; I could work in my own time (ie. off the job hours). I also love that we had a weekly class that supported my learning and helped me to gain the knowledge and skills I required to complete my course.
What would you say to somebody who is considering doing an apprenticeship?
I would definitely recommend studying a course with Lakes College as they support you in working towards your future career!
Has studying an apprenticeship with us helped you in terms of employability and learning skills on the job?
Yes – I have been working alongside my HR manager and got involved in workplace changes that will support a future career in HR.
What support did you receive during your apprenticeship?
I could email and call my tutors / manager at any time for support should I require any help with my work.