“What a fantastic event”, that was the feedback from many of the graduates, families, employers and VIP guests attending the Bradford Apprenticeship Graduation ceremony on the 4th June. The event had over 120 learners register to attend, with 102 attending on the evening. There were over 320 guests including families, friends, employers, providers and VIP stakeholders to support, recognise, reward and celebrate the success and achievement of the graduates. The learners came from 15 provider 49 different employers.
The guest speakers were excellent in highlighting the benefits of apprenticeships, learning and skills for the learner, their employer and the City of Bradford. Claire Young provided the key note speech that was motivational and inspirational showing that with hard work and determination anything is possible.
The ATA Bradford and Bradford Apprenticeship Hub would like to Ashfaq Gulab and WYLP for their organisation and coordination of this event on behalf of the partnership.
The Great Hall in the University of Bradford provided a great setting to provide an atmosphere of achievement and progression to Higher level Apprenticeships, FE and HE courses. The graduates looked great in the full ceremonial regalia with gave the event the pomp and ceremony it deserved.