Inspiring the next generation of apprentices. Find out how some of the industry's brightest talents got to where they are today, all involving an apprenticeship!
It all started in 1990, aged 18, when I met a girl whose father owned a commercial printers based in Kent.
The core skills learnt as an apprentice have stayed with me throughout my career.
Matt Heywood started a Level 3 Digital Print apprenticeship scheme at Warwick Print and excelled.
I'd advise anyone coming into the industry to learn as much as they can and understand each step of the print process and production flow.
Considering an apprenticeship in print and not sure what they are about? I'll break it down for you as honestly as I can.
The epic story of the rise of a Shropshire Apprentice.
We had a school careers advisor and she spoke to me about people in the local area that wanted apprentices.
I stumbled into the print industry as a seventeen year old, because my father was a printer by trade and I had no idea what career path I wanted to follow when I left school.