Professional Sales

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Get a real job, and qualifications employers want, with no fees or debts. You’ll take a first step into one of the most exciting, and potentially best paid, careers around.

  • Become a qualified sales person
  • Earn £150 - £250 per week basic – and potentially more with bonuses!
  • 94% secure permanent employment after completing; this is 20% higher than the national average (National Apprenticeship Service 2012)
  • Receive just 15 days of QA training in a class of 12 – 16, the rest of the time, you’ll be learning and earning with your employer
  • QA Apprenticeships is the first IT apprenticeships business rated Ofsted 'Outstanding' in all areas.


Are you aged -

  • 16 – 18: The course is free to you and your employer
  • 19 – 23: Part government funded, the apprenticeship employer usually covers the rest

Programme information

  • Entry requirements: Ideally 5 GCSEs A*- C, or equivalent, including Maths & English
  • Duration: 12-14 months
  • Salary: £150 - £250 per week
  • QA training: 15 days training (split into blocks of a few days each)
  • Jobs you can do: Sales consultant / supervisor, sales Manager, telesales professional, salesperson etc.

Qualifications / units

  • City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Sales
  • City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Sales

Click on the "Apply now" box on the right-hand side to start an apprenticeship today, or to register your interest in an apprenticeship for when you finish school or college.