Apprenticeships Scheme

Cygnet Health Care provides an apprenticeship scheme which is open to staff members of all ages. It’s carried out in partnership with Lifetime Training, one of the UK’s top providers of government funded apprenticeship programmes. You can earn while you learn and it’s free.

The following qualifications are available through our apprenticeship scheme. Click on the links to find out more:

Apprenticeship Criteria

To be nominated for a Cygnet Apprenticeship you must:

  • Work at least 30 hours per week for Cygnet Health Care.
  • Have lived in the UK or EU for the last three years and have the right to remain indefinitely.
  • Not already hold an HND, degree or equivalent Level 4 qualification, or be in another form of education, or university.


  • You will be visited by a Lifetime Trainer in work for two hours every month.
  • The training is work-based and assessed in your work place.
  • Each course lasts about 12 months.