escalla currently offer five different apprenticeships. The training element of all escalla’s job listings will incorporate one of these.

escalla is based in Crewe, and partners with local employers in commutable distance from our offices. Search our Jobs page to find an apprenticeship across Cheshire and areas throughout the North West of England, including:

  • Cheshire (including Chester, Crewe, Macclesfield, Congleton)
  • Birkenhead
  • Stockport
  • Manchester
  • Liverpool
  • Staffordshire
  • Shropshire

No. An apprenticeship combines a real job with training. To start an apprenticeship, you must first have a relevant job role through which you can learn appropriate skills and experience. escalla offers apprenticeships through a number of IT and Digital Marketing roles.

Employers can decide how much to pay an apprentice, but it must be at least the minimum wage. For a new starter under the age of 19, the minimum wage is £4.81 But check here whether you’re entitled to more. FIND OUT MORE 

An apprenticeship can last anywhere between 1-5 years – depending on the qualification you’re doing and your personal circumstances.

You must be at least 16 and living in England to begin an apprenticeship. There is no upper age limit.

You must meet the application criteria for the apprenticeship you’re applying for. These vary, but can be up to 5 GCSEs 4-9 (or equivalent).

No. All costs of apprenticeship training are paid by the employer.

The way you pay for an apprentice has changed since the introduction of the apprenticeship levy. The amount you pay will depend on your organisation, the apprentice, and the apprenticeship qualification. FIND OUT MORE

Yes. Apprenticeships are an option for training new employees, or up-skilling your existing staff.


Courses, Training, and Learning Programmes:

We offer a range of courses and learning programmes, all aimed to help individuals and organisations address the most pressing challenges facing the modern workplace.

Some of our most popular learning areas include business skills and leadership, legislation and welfare, mental health and wellbeing, Microsoft 365, and digital transformation.

Discover our full selection of courses and learning programmes.

Most of our courses are delivered live online with an expert trainer. This allows delegates to interact, ask questions and practise new skills – all without leaving their desk.

Some courses/training can be provided in-house for your organisation only. Please speak to us to request bespoke training for your organisation only. 

This will depend on which course you attend. Please refer to the various course outlines to confirm prerequisites. If unsure, please give us a call to talk through. 

Yes, absolutely, our courses can be delivered all over the world. 

All our courses are broken down into succinct, punchy and manageable 90 minute chunks. It's a fact that 90 minute, intensive and highly focused modules & courses take full advantage of our optimum period of concentration, allowing learning to be rapidly absorbed and stick!

Yes, we appreciate that not one course fits all. We are more than happy to create a bespoke course that works for your colleagues at a location that works for you.  We work with you to understand your objectives and build the course using your sample data and scenarios.

For our bespoke learning programmes, we work with you to produce a programme and content that meets the needs of your organisation. Our areas of expertise include mental health and wellbeing, leadership, M365 adoption programmes, and many other digital programmes. Talk to us today to find out more about how a bespoke learning programme can work for your business.

 Costs can be found on course pages – alternatively, speak to our team.  For requirements of more than one person, speak to us for a no obligation quote.



Costs can be found on course pages – alternatively, speak to our team. Requirements of more than one person, speak to us for a no obligation quote.

Yes, certificates can be provided after the training – please request. We also issue digital badges on request.