Start a Professional Apprenticeship in Software Development
Our Technology Academy’s immersive Software Developer apprenticeship fuses together the best of modern commercial training with university-level education.
With an engineering-driven approach, this apprenticeship equips people with the core computer science knowledge as well as instilling problem-solving abilities, algorithmic thinking skills and a sound understanding of how software development lifecycle’s work.
We teach, through academic and project based modules, all you’d expect and more – including customised modules to suit the employers technology estate.
Some of the Skills our Apprentices Learn…
This is a L4 programme, a much higher level of training than the ‘normal’ L3 delivered by generalist training companies.
- Modern Development Workflow and Practice
- Leading development frameworks including Node.js, React and complementary technologies including MongoDB for data management
- Professional-grade approach with Test-Driven Development, architecture and design patterns, introduction to cloud computing with AWS and more
- Option to dedicate modules to your business’s specific technology stack, e.g. if you’re a C# studio, your apprentices can have specific training in that supported by a personal development plan
Realistic Job Training
Whilst in learning, apprentices act like developers in production teams, taking part in daily stand-ups, task management with tickets, code reviews, white-boarding sessions, reading documentation to contribute to projects, writing documentation – the lot.
Our ‘front loaded’ hot-start delivery option gives apprentices knowledge and skills that they will be able to apply quickly once they join production teams full-time to significantly reduce onboarding time.
Government Funded Apprenticeships
We Source, Train & Deploy YOUR Junior Software Developers
Need a Hot-Start?
Our software developer L4 professional apprenticeship is usually delivered via our ‘Hot-Start’ front loaded 12 week immersive bootcamp. Delivered by elite instructors to ensure our bootcampers land in their employers teams on week 13, confident, credible and ready to begin their professional careers. Employers can choose between a hot-start or traditional block release programme to suit their needs.
We are a UK Government approved apprenticehsip provider regulated by Ofsted and the ESFA with a 100% focus on quality outcomes for employers and apprentices.
Choose from several industry leading apprenticeship programmes or, for employers, enhance programmes to suit your employment needs.
12 - 18 Months of Training
provided in residential blocks, day release or ad-hoc to suit employers.
Targeted Role Based Training
and education tailored to the actual role, and, often industry, to develop professional careers.
For New Hires or Existing Employees
Train existing employees, or new hires, to help employers boost in demand skills
is free for employers placing new hires onto out apprenticeship programmes
Fully Funded Training
for apprenticeship levy payers and heavily subsidised for non-levy employers
A Credible Career Strategy
when compared to traditional university routes providing paid, job specific, learning instead of university debt.
We give our Apprentices Exposure toA WORLDof Different Technologies
We call our apprenticeship ‘enhanced’ for a reason. Our approach of ‘front loading’ 10 weeks of intensive learning allows our learners, your employees, to hit the ground hot. Providing useful skills from day 1. Then, already armed with more learning than any other training providers can give, the remaining 12 months of their apprenticeship can be loaded with multiple ‘masterclasses’ to suit an employees particular tech stack needs.
Exposure to a World of Technology
Get a Capable junior software engineer hired by your company in less than 4 months after your first contact with us!
We have dozens of screened, capable, motivated apprenticeship candidates ready to hire right now. Get in touch to find your perfect new hire and we will train them to outstanding levels.
Enhanced Apprenticeship Co-Design
As an Ofsted regulated business we have minimum standards to achieve. But for every programme we deliver we have redefined quality by working with industry leaders to co-design new curriculum’s bursting with job-ready, industry relevant knowledge and certifications.
Specialist Recruitment & Selection
We leverage our sister comapany, S&A Resourcing Solutions, an expert recruitment business in tech, science and business change to assists us in finding, selectiong and hiring new apprentices, your employees, at no cost to you.
Expert Course Delivery
We’ve designed a better course and selected brilliant people. Now we deliver our training with the perfect blend of academic qualified teaching, industry experienced practitioners and real-world working project experiecne.
Industry Relevant, Job-Role Specific
Note – This is a L4 Apprenticeship
Don’t be fooled by ‘do everything’ training providers who, almost without exception, use generalist instructors and only deliver a lower L3 programme.
We have rebuilt our modern apprenticeships from the ground up, enhancing them with countless value added modules, projects and real world experience. Both our bootcamp, where we take all apprentices full time for an upfront 10-12 weeks intensive learning experience, or our more traditional weekly or monthly day release programmes, are designed so our apprentices are job-ready fast.
- Delivering Complete L4 SW Developer Curriculums 100% 100%
- Enhanced with Additional Skills and Certifications 78% 78%
- Delivering Useful Employee Skills for the 1st Day on the Job 74% 74%
L4 Enhanced Professional Apprenticeships