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Shyaan and Stephen are 5 months into their apprenticeships at BT, specialising in cyber security. The Tech Partnership caught up with them to find out about starting out in security, and how they came to choose an apprenticeship.
Digital Apprentices Webinar: A guide to finding, hiring and funding
As a Digital Leader, are you interested in hiring an apprentice but don’t quite know where to start? Join Tech Partnership's Head of Strategic Partnerships Julie Feest for a webinar on 7th March, and find out more.
Have your say: Institute for Apprenticeships Draft Operational Plan
The Department for Education is seeking views on the Institute for Apprenticeships: Draft Operational Plan. The Institute will launch in April 2017 as a new independent body to drive the quality of apprenticeship standards in England.
Tech Industry Gold training providers
There are hundreds of organisations out there that will offer to train your apprentices; so how can you be confident that the providers you choose will deliver top quality training to your digital apprentices?
Tech Industry Gold helps employers choose apprenticeship training providers that are recognised by industry for their quality, customer responsiveness and focus on accelerating apprentice productivity. Each Tech Industry Gold provider has been examined and accredited for quality by a Tech Partnership employer panel.
A range of leading employers - including Accenture, BT, Capgemini, CGI, DWP, Fujitsu, HMRC, IBM, John Lewis, Royal Corps of Signals, Lloyds Bank, Quicksilva and Thales - are committed to using Tech Industry Gold accredited providers.
All Tech Industry Gold providers are registered on the SFA Register of Apprentice Training Providers (RoATP).
Why choose Tech Industry Gold apprenticeships?
If you’re an employer who plans to take on apprentices, Tech Industry Gold providers can help you with everything from recruiting apprentices to designing and delivering training programmes. Providers are accredited by the Tech Partnership only if they are able to demonstrate:
You can be assured that your apprentices will receive the business, technical and interpersonal skills development necessary to be effective in their roles.
You can expect providers to design and deliver highly customised training programmes based on the specific needs of your business and your apprentices.
Because Tech Industry Gold providers combine high levels of customer service, quality of delivery and market knowledge, they are able to skill up your apprentices faster and help get them contributing earlier to your business success.
Find a provider
Getting started on your apprenticeship programme need not be complicated:
STEP 1. Search for providers (below) offering your required specialism
STEP 2: Click on the provider's name for for more information
STEP 3: Apply through the provider's website.
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