How to become an engineering apprentice: Jasmine's story

Meet Jasmine, 20, from Crewe. Find out about life as an HS2 engineering apprentice at WSP. Part of the BBC Bitesize World of work series.

Watch Jasmine's story on BBC Bitesize Careers

It's very important as a young black woman to have other BAME people join the engineering field. We need to gather different mindsets to solve the world's upcoming problems.

  • Jasmine believes that gaining practical experience is the best way to figure out which field of work is best for you.
  • In her apprenticeship, she's currently working on the b which is focused on creating a new high-speed train route into London. 
  • Jasmine uses Maths to collect and analyse data on traffic and road systems and she uses English to write up her findings, which have to be clear and accurate.

Find more engineering roles on BBC Bitesize Careers