Welcome to our Apprenticeships page. Here you will find all our apprenticeship opportunities, application forms and case studies of some of our team members.

We are now looking for our next group of 2024 apprentices, we are advertising for 6 new upholstery apprentices to join our team in September, please read on to find out more!

All of our upholstery apprentices are allocated a supportive mentor and trainer who will start with all the basic requirements of upholstery focusing on the busy Marine side of our work. Over the two years of the apprenticeship our apprentices will work their way through the business experiencing every element of modern upholstery, you will develop within our unique apprenticeship workshop on all aspects of furniture, soft furnishings, sewing, design, patterning and even fitting on board luxury boats. If you would like to know more or speak to our Training Manager about your first step, please fill out a simple contact form.

At Lang and Potter, we are keen to train and support the new and up and coming rising stars of our business. This includes regularly recruiting apprentices to join our team. The start of the apprenticeship journey is to complete an apprenticeship interest form. You will then be invited in for a tour of our workshops and informal meeting to discuss our opportunities. If successful, you will be formally interviewed and offered a position within our Company. Benefits of becoming a Lang and Potter apprentice include;

  • Structured and supportive training
  • Allocated mentor throughout your training journey
  • Regularly reviewed pay rates
  • Toolkit purchased for your training
  • Day release to our in-house college facilities
  • PPE and Company work wear

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Apprenticeship Vacancies


Upholstery Apprentice

Plympton, Plymouth, Devon UK

As an apprentice within our Marine Upholstery department, you will learn all aspects of Modern Upholstery from pattern m ...

Apprenticeship Case Studies

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Jack, Supervisor and Joiner with the Marine Department

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Apprenticeship, Upholstery Workshop Case Studies

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