A career in Great British footwear manufacturing is full of possibility for new entrants. BFA has supported the footwear manufacturing industry to create a new apprenticeship in footwear manufacturing. A guide for learners can be found here, and a guide for employers can be found here.
Beautiful footwear manufactured in the UK remains in high demand throughout the world and this apprenticeship will open the industry to a new generation of craft manufacturers, shoemakers, technicians and managers.
This apprenticeship is currently only available through Northampton College and servicing the Northamptonshire premium cluster of manufacturers. If you would like to apply for an apprenticeship you can register your interest (title your email ‘Footwear Manufacturing Apprenticeship’) to this email address: Business.centre@Northamptoncollege.ac.uk
Employers and members can also contact the BFA Training Manager Jayne West firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.