IT Apprentice

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Apprentices are in demand. 

Launch your career with QA – Scotland’s leading Tech and Digital apprenticeship provider. 

In the last decade QA has launched the careers of over 30,000 people introducing them to leading employers - from local successful businesses to the biggest brands on the planet like the NatWest, Amazon, Harper Macleod, Scottish Power, Cisco and Scottish Gov. 

As a QA apprentice, you’ll gain on-the-job experience, earn a salary and receive all your training at no cost to you. We offer a wide range of tech and digital apprenticeships at SCQF Level 6 and 8. 

Roles and responsibilities: 

We are looking for some technically savvy and resourceful apprentices to join the innovative world of IT. Like the sound of troubleshooting technical issues, finding and building solutions and understanding networks? If so, the IT Apprenticeship is for you.

A QA IT Apprenticeship gives you the opportunity to earn while you learn with some of Scotland’s leading organisations.

You can expect to: 

  • Learn more about networking and architecture 
  • Increase your understanding of cloud services 
  • Get to grips with mobile and operating systems 
  • Level up your coding and logic skillset 
  • Understand helpdesk systems 


Salaries range from £10,000 - £16,000 per annum, dependent on the employer. 

Is this you? 

We’re looking for school leavers and those looking to kick-start their career who are eager to push technology to its limits. You’ll be passionate about looking for ways to innovate and create functional solutions using networking fundamentals. A good attitude and a willingness to learn are also essential. We aren’t looking for the finished article though - you’ll learn most of the necessary skills on your apprenticeship.

Where will your apprenticeship take you? 

90% of QA apprentices secure permanent employment after completing; this is 20% higher than the national average.

This apprenticeship programme opens the door for further employment opportunities including:  

  • IT Cloud Professional 
  • IT Helpdesk Professional 
  • Network Support Professional 

About QA Apprenticeships:

  • We are the largest Microsoft Gold Learning Partner in the UK. We’ll offer you a broad range of Microsoft training courses, taught by highly experienced experts.
  • We hold the highest overall pass rate among UK tech training providers (*Based on end-point assessments by the BCS 2020). 
  • We’ve been awarded Gold for ‘Best Use of Blended Learning’ 2020 at the Learning Tech Awards. Our model of learning is a blend of virtual and face-to-face learning sessions. You’ll gain knowledge through a combination of project and lab work, events, self-research, self-paced learning and peer-to-peer learning. 
  • We’ll help you get on-the-job experience, earn a salary and work towards an industry-recognised qualification.