LISTEN: A Level Results - What's Next?

15 August 2012, 15:08 | Updated: 30 March 2016, 13:50

There are lots of options to consider once you pick up your A Level results.

There are also lots of places to go to for help, support and advice.

Firstly, if you're unsure and need some help, try calling the Exam Results Helpline on 0808 100 8000.

Lines are open from 08:00 - 20:00 on results day.

Capital's spoken to one company who help find apprenticeships for young people. 

Future Strategies is based in Wallsend and help 100-150 young people every year get a job through their apprenticeships.

 Chrissie Garbutt, Managing Director of Future Strategies gave Capital FM's Anna Harding her advice for today

Chrissie also told us what you can expect to get from an apprenticeship - and how Future Strategies could help

What if you're not sure whether to go for an apprenticeship or to get a place at University?

And finally, what are employers looking for when they take on an apprentice?

Where Can I Find More Information?

For more information about Future Strategies, you can go to their website -, call 0191 262 8029 or email

They will also be holding an open days on 
Thursday 16th August 5pm - 7pm 

Saturday 18th Registration is at 9am-10am then interviews and the selection process happen from10am til 12pm 

Open days will take place every Wednesday until the 29th August from 9am-4pm

All open days take place at the Baltic House Port of Tyne, South Shields, NE34 9PT OR Segedunum Business Centre, Wallsend, NE28 6HQ