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Ministry of Defence: Apprentices

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 223254, tabled on 19 February 2019

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what proportion of staff employed by his Department are apprentices.

Answered on

25 February 2019

As at 31 January 2019, 1,280 Ministry of Defence civilian personnel were employed on an apprenticeship scheme, which represents some 2.3 per cent of the civilian workforce.

In addition, there are some 20,000 Armed Forces personnel undertaking apprenticeships at any one time.

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