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Apprentices: Shipping

Question for Department for Education

UIN 6229, tabled on 28 October 2019

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what the average age is of an apprentice in the maritime industry sector.

Answered on

31 October 2019

Data on apprenticeship starts, completions, training providers and age of apprentices is not available for the maritime industry sector specifically.

Due to the methodology behind these experimental statistics, data has not been published below the broad industry sector level.

The most recent statistics on apprenticeships starts by broad industry sector cover the academic years 2012/13 to 2016/17 and are published at the following link:

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