Digital Technology: Technical

Modern Apprenticeship


What's Digital Technology like?

This Technical Apprenticeship will help you build a career in digital technology. You'll learn all about existing, evolving and emerging areas of digital technology. You can also choose a specialist pathway for:

  • Software Development at SCQF Level 8

  • Cyber Security at SCQF Level 8

  • Data Analytics at SCQF Level 8

  • IT Support at SCQF Level 8

  • Network Infrastructure at SCQF Level 8

  • Cloud Infrastructure at SCQF Level 8

You'll also develop and apply practice and principles within your chosen specialist pathway.

Entry requirements

The recommended entry requirements for this apprenticeship are:

  • You must be the statutory school leaving age for Scotland.

  • As a minimum, you should hold qualification(s) at SCQF Level 6 or equivalent.

  • You should be able to demonstrate you have the numeracy skills to meet the learning outcomes.

However, an employer can also consider your existing workplace skills and experience. If you’re changing careers or upskilling, an employer may take this into account. This means employers can help open up the opportunities to more potential applicants.

How does it work?

You’ll learn in a real-world environment and earn a wage. You’ll also study with a college or another learning provider. 

How long will it take?

We expect this apprenticeship to take around 24 months to complete.

How to apply

Use the 'Find vacancies near you' search at the end of this page to look for vacancies, then you can apply online.

You'll apply on or the company’s own website – there are details on the vacancy advert.

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