IT INFRASTRUCTURE & SUPPORT MODERN APPRENTICESHIP - SCQF LEVEL 8
Who is it for?
This programme is ideal for individuals who are looking to further develop their IT infrastructure and support skills or to upskill existing employees.
Diploma for IT & Telecommunications Professionals at SCQF Level 8
There are no formal entry requirements but candidates should have completed the IT Infrastructure and Support Modern Apprenticeship at SCQF Level 6, an equivalent qualification or extensive industry experience.
Typical job roles
IT Technical Support, Networking, IT Security, Telecommunications Technician and more
Combines both work-based learning and experience with intensive instructor-led training courses to build and develop relevant industry skills.
Dedicated account manager and training consultant to support employers and apprentices throughout their modern apprenticeship journey.
Regular one to one workplace visits.
Flexible and innovative training methods geared to different learning styles.
After completing this Modern Apprenticeship, employees will have the skills and knowledge to work in management or senior positions in areas such as system operations, system management and network planning and control.
Funding and financial support
Skills Development Scotland will contribute towards the training costs. For apprentices aged 16-19 years, apprenticeship training costs are 100% funded. For apprentices aged 20-24 years, a proportion of the training costs will be covered with employers meeting the rest.