Why choose our Data Analyst including Power BI apprenticeship?

QA's Data Analyst including Power BI Level 4 apprenticeship develops the skills needed to collect, organise and study data to provide valuable business insight.

The principles of data analytics are being applied across just about every industry. Using past-event data, analysts are making important insight-based business decisions and driving customer value across every team and function, including operations, finance, sales and marketing.

At QA we have deep-rooted expertise in Data, Analytics and AI. Our solutions transform the way that individuals use data and enable organisations to make more data-driven business decisions.

QA's Data Analyst including Power BI Level 4 apprenticeship programme enables your organisation to: 

  • Build the skills and capabilities you need throughout your organisation to analyse, interrogate and present technical data, providing informed and valuable business insights to a range of stakeholders.
  • Upskill or reskill your existing workforce with data skills and create analysts for the modern day workplace.
  • Recruit and harness a new talent pathway: QA can help you cost-effectively recruit diverse, ambitious talent into your business and help you build a pipeline of data literacy talent.

Delivered by industry experts with real-world experience, the programme’s content has been designed around real-life skills and includes the additional DA-100 Analyst Data with Microsoft Power BI module (see below). The technical content aligns to and is relevant to employers and the market. 

Upon successful completion, learners will be awarded the Data Analyst including Power BI Level 4 apprenticeship.

Tools and technologies learned

Learners will learn to use R programming language, Python, Microsoft SQL Azure and Excel.


Why choose QA

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30,000

Tech careers started or enhanced through apprenticeships

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93%

Success rate for learners on the Data Analyst Level 4 programme

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5 minutes

Response time to learner queries

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Under 24 hours

Feedback provided on learner submissions

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100,000

Applicants apply to our apprenticeship programmes every year

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Highest overall pass rate

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Committed to social mobility, diversity and inclusion

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91% of QA apprentices go straight into full-time jobs
2.1 million jobs in the digital economy
£42,578 average skilled digital salary

The Data Analyst Level 4 programme

Modules

Learners benefit from a flexible and blended learning journey, helping them apply technical data solutions to a range of real-life scenarios – gaining valuable workplace skills faster. Below are details of the 17-month programme and modules studied, including Principles of Data, Data Architecture and Cloud, Customer Focus and UX, Data Modelling and Machine Learning, Data Manipulation and Visualisation, and Data Analysis and Statistics.

This apprenticeship programme also includes the DA-100 Analyst Data with Microsoft Power BI module, helping apprentices to understand various methods and best practices for modelling, visualising and analysing data with Power BI.

Entry requirements

Standard entry:

  • Level 3 qualification (apprenticeship/A-levels/BTEC, etc)
  • OR equivalent work experience (typically two years in a relevant role)

Plus:

  • 5 GCSEs, including English and Maths at Grade 4 (C) or above 
  • Experience with using Excel and Microsoft products (or similar)

Please see the programme guide for full entry requirements.

Possible job roles for a Data Analyst apprentice

This programme is suitable for multiple roles across finance, marketing, operations, people, procurement and sales, including:

Data Analyst, Customer Data Analyst, Digital Marketing Analyst, Finance Analyst, HR Analyst, Junior Analyst, Operations Analyst, Pricing Analyst, Procurement Analyst, and Sales Analyst.

Learning Pathway: From Data Citizen to Data Scientist

We offer a comprehensive portfolio of workplace learning programmes in data, from the Level 3 Data programme, which builds foundation understanding and data skills in Excel, right through to our Level 7 degree apprenticeship programmes.

Download free Data Analyst Level 4 resources

Data Analyst programme overview PDF

Data Analyst programme guide PDF

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Employer funding

The Data Analyst including Power BI programme can be funded using the apprenticeship levy, requiring you to only pay up to 5% of the programme. In addition, the government incentive provides employers with up to £4,000 for each new apprentice hired by 31 January 2022.

Learn more about the apprenticeship levy Learn more about the government incentive

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