IT and Telecommunications

Modern Apprenticeship


What's IT and Telecommunications like?

Is problem solving at the heart of everything you do? Do you enjoy being creative in a technical environment? Studying for an apprenticeship in IT and Telecommunications can help you find a technology-related job. Be part of a sector that’s focused on transforming the digital landscape of Scotland.   

The apprenticeship is great for people who want to expand their technical knowledge. Learn how to create interactive websites. Develop your understanding of computer programming languages such as JavaScript and Python. You’ll also have the chance to put your creative ideas into practice by developing new software and providing ongoing computer support.   

Whether you have an interest in web development or programming, there’s a job for you in Scotland’s IT and Telecommunications industry. Identify and fix software problems as an IT support technician. Work as an IT consultant and help businesses develop new computer initiatives. 

Entry requirements

There are no set requirements for the apprenticeship. However, it would be useful to have an interest in the IT and Telecommunications field.

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?

This Modern Apprenticeship will take 12 to 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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