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Learner Information

The following pages contain all the information and links that you will need to find out about:

Mercia Management Limited is a member of The Black Country Training Group  Consortia, based in Oldbury West Midlands , established in 1999 they currently hold ESFA contracts of around £12.5M. Mercia do NOT employ you directly. We are the link between the employer, the Apprentice, the College you will attend and the Funding agency.
Your journey with us starts when you contact us to express your interest in an Apprenticeship. Mercia will then invite you to attend an initial assessment session during which you will be:

Mercia Management Limited will then, through our ongoing relationship with employers in the West Midlands try to help you to find a placement. Mercia will commit to sending your details to all employers that we know are looking for someone just like you. Mercia will advise you if we have passed on your details and to whom.
Should you be successful, Mercia will then work with you and your employer to initially achieve the following:

Mercia Management Limited will then support you throughout your apprenticeship by assigning you an Assessor who will be able to advise you on all aspects of your Apprenticeship.

Current wage rates (April 2019) applicable to Apprentices are £3.90 per hour  to all 16-18 year olds, and those aged 19 and over in their first year. When you reach 19 and have completed your first year you will be entitled to the National Minimum Wage for 18-20 year olds currently £6.15.

Support for Learners

Mercia Management Limited are fully committed to a full programme of learner support. If you click on the welcome booklet below, this will help to explain how we aim to support you during your time with Mercia.

Mercia Policies and Procedures

In addition to the Welcome book you can access the following Policies and procedures below:

Please contact us for more information.

Educated & Skills Funding Agency
City & Guilds Approved Centre
EAL Recognised Partner
ilm Approved Centre
nebosh Accredited Centre
European Social Fund
Learning and Skills Improvement Service
SPA Passport