2. Outline. Policy Aspirations BackgroundApprenticeships and HEConclusions: Apprenticeship and equity. 3. Throughout my apprenticeship, the [Company] have arranged for me to attend a local college and gain nationally qualified, engineering qualifications. Once these were complete, I have been able to start a foundation degree in engineering which will one day lead to a Bachelor\'s degree in engineering from Manchester Metropolitan University. (ex-apprentice XXX Motors).