We offer many types of apprenticeship based on your career goals. Whichever you join, you’ll have the chance to drive lasting change, take advantage of new technology and help keep London moving, working and growing from day one.

For a comprehensive list of our schemes, or for more information on any of the schemes listed below, visit our Apprenticeship schemes page. Vacancies will reopen for applications in January 2019.



If you dream of improving or inventing new tools and technologies to help bring solutions to modern day problems, then an engineering apprenticeship may be for you. Schemes include:

  • Crossrail Maintenance
  • London Underground Maintenance
  • Civil Engineering Technician (Level 3)
  • Civil Engineering (Level 6)
  • Railway Signalling Engineering
  • Intelligent Transport Systems (Highways)
  • Railway Systems Engineering

Tech and Data

We use technology and data to keep millions of customers moving around London as efficiently as possible. Join our Tech and Data team and have a direct impact on keeping London working and growing. Schemes include:

  • Software Technician (Level 3)
  • Software Development (Level 4)
  • Business Analysis
  • Cyber Security
  • Infrastructure Technician


Management and Planning

Become a future leader at TfL with a role that will springboard you into a management position. From day one, you’ll be given challenging responsibilities that will prepare you for a successful career in business leadership. Schemes include:

  • Project Controls
  • Project Management
  • General Management
  • Transport Planning

Professional Services

Whether you’re after a role that makes the most of your people-focused approach, commercially-driven attitude or one that sees you managing the supply chain to deliver work that is reliable, timely and cost-effective, you’re spoilt for choice at TfL.

  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Procurement


Commercial Services

Our Commercial department is at the heart of solving some of the city’s biggest challenges – housing pressures, our financial challenge and the need to keep London moving, working and growing.

  • Quantity Surveying (Level 3 or level 6)
  • Building Surveying
  • Commercial Property Surveying


Degree Apprenticeships

If you’re considering going to university and want to combine this with hands-on practical experience then a TfL degree apprenticeship could be the answer.

As a degree apprentice, you’ll be studying for your degree alongside developing your professional skills and experience. You won’t have any student debt and you’ll receive a salary.

  • Civil Engineering
  • Design and Development Engineering
  • Commercial Property Surveying
  • Quantity Surveying
  • General Management


Please note that all TfL vacancies listed under our ‘Vacancies’ tab are based on apprenticeships starting in September 2018. These are projected vacancies, and subject to change year on year.

Transport for London Apprenticeships

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Our purpose is to keep London moving, working and growing, and to make life in our city better. With a strong heritage and a world-recognised brand, we believe we’re a great place for you to develop your career.

Start your journey as a TfL apprentice in an exciting, rewarding environment where you’ll contribute to the millions of individual decisions needed to create a healthy and environmentally sustainable city.

Please note, we are currently reviewing all listed recruitment opportunities due to the ongoing uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 and will be updating the Time To Apply information soon.

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