An apprenticeship cover letter is a professional, formal letter and its content should reflect that. You want it to showcase your qualities and skills which are relevant to the apprenticeship. So before you do anything, make sure you’ve researched the company (their website is a good place to start) and the apprenticeship.
Application for the Apprenticeship in (what area?)
I would like to submit my CV for the apprenticeship scheme which I have seen advertised in [what publication and when].
I have had a keen interest in [what area is the apprenticeship] from a very young age and I have always wanted to pursue a career in this area.
I am very hard working, I enjoy learning new things and I view training and learning as a challenge and I am keen to do everything that I can to ensure that I work hard and am a success to my employer and for my career.
I am a confident communicator, I am able to follow instructions and I can also work on my own initiative. I am self motivated and enthusiastic. I enjoy working with others in a team and have had a lot of experience of team work through projects at school/college.
Please find enclosed my CV, if you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.
Thank you for taking the time to read my letter and CV. I look forward to hearing from you.