Suitable level 3 qualifications in scientific, business or computing disciplines. Preferably with GCSE maths and English at grade 4 or above.
An interview is required. You will be assessed for your potential to achieve the apprenticeship. The assessment will depend upon the range and level of activities you will be undertaking in the workplace.
You may need to undergo an initial assessment of your English and Maths skills in which you are required to be working at/towards, at least, level 2 Maths and level 2 English.
At the start of your apprenticeship programme you will need to be employed by a suitable and appropriate employer for at least 30 hours per week. You will also need to have been a resident in the EU for at least 3 years and not be on any other government funded training programme.
Commitment and motivation are necessary to complete this course.
The College of West Anglia offers many opportunities to continue studying from entry level through to degrees. Some of the courses available for those who have successfully completed this course include:
BSc(hons) Applied Computer Science
BSc (Hons) Business Management
DELL EMC: Data Science associate
BCS Level 4 Diploma in Data Analysis Concepts
Functional skills in maths and English
How is my course assessed?
You will build a portfolio of evidence and will be assessed in the workplace using a range of methods, for example written assignments, case study work, reflective accounts and practical observation etc. An Assessor will visit you in the workplace on a regular basis to support you.
Functional Skills tuition and examinations will take place at college various campuses depending on your location.
Duration 18-24 months
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