It’s 2021 and tech belongs to us all. Millions of passionate enthusiasts just like you are reclaiming tech – carving out exciting careers in a vibrant and diverse industry with average salaries of £54,000, rising to £86,000 for specialised roles (TechNation).

This opportunity to shape the future is all of ours. Come and get involved.

Be proud to be a face of tech

It’s your turn to help the tech sector do what it does best – disrupt. To provide the diverse ideas and perspectives that keep it so progressive.

Digital tech is now a world where gender, age, ethnic background and beliefs are no barrier to opportunity. QA Apprenticeships have always been that way. We’re on a mission to prove that tech belongs to you – arming you with the in-demand, work-ready skills coveted by the world’s leading organisations.

Why choose QA tech apprenticeships?

Our tech apprenticeships are absolutely free, so you can earn industry-recognised qualifications up to degree level from the UK’s leading tech training provider, without even stumping up tuition fees.

A staggering 91% of our apprentices go straight into full-time work, while 70% feel more confident and better prepared for work-life than most people their age. In the last decade, we’ve jump-started the careers of over 30,000 eager learners, introducing them to leading employers, from quirky local businesses to corporate giants .

With opportunities like these it’s no surprise we’re a Top 50 Training provider in successive years and hold a Good Ofsted rating for our “state-of-the-art” facilities, “significant technical knowledge and experience” and “ambitious curriculum”.

30,000 Learners placed in an apprenticeship programme
91% Of our apprentices have gone straight into full-time work
70% Of our learners feel more confident and better prepared for work-life than most people their age
Top 50 Training provider on Rate My Apprenticeships

Real world skills – the way you want them...

Proudly inclusive and hands-on, our digital apprenticeships are geared towards getting you ready for the world of work. Delivered by expert tutors through a mix of workshops, lectures and practical mock assessments, you could specialise in:

...working for leading employers

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What are we looking for?

We’re looking for anyone with a passion for tech, a willingness to learn and a dream of pushing boundaries.

Your qualifications to this stage will depend on the programme you choose, but we’re looking for a minimum of GCSE English and Maths at grade D/4 or above, and 3 GCSEs at grade C/3 or above.

You must be aged 16 or over and hold a valid UK passport or birth certificate and NI number. You’ll have lived here in the UK (or EEA) for three years and won’t be enrolled on any other apprenticeship or government-funded qualification.

How to get started

  1. Simply apply using the link below to start your apprenticeship journey.
  2. If you’re a good match, a career advisor will call for a chat about you, your goals and the type of opportunities that would be right for you.
  3. We’ll help you create a personal profile so employers can find out all about you.
  4. We’ll keep in touch about the apprenticeship job you applied for – plus any others we think you’d like too.

If all goes well… you’ll get the job.

Meet the faces of tech

QA apprenticeships are at the forefront of excellence and inclusivity in tech. But don’t just take our word for it. Here what some of alumni have to say about their experiences of taking ownership of their futures.

Applying is simple, and could just be the best decision you’ve ever made.

#TechBelongsToUs – it’s time to come and get involved.

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Find out more at our virtual drop-in clinics

Have any questions or queries about our tech apprenticeships? We’re here to answer them in our free, virtual drop-in clinics. These sessions are open to school and college leavers, career advisors, teachers, parents, carers and anyone interested in getting started on an apprenticeship. You can find out more about our eligibility requirements, chat through prospective job roles, employers we work with, industry salaries and anything else you’d like to know more about.

Sign up for one of the dates below. All sessions will take place between 1pm and 2pm. (BST): 

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