If you’re trying to decide between getting a job or continuing your education, an Apprenticeship can give you the best of both worlds. With a range of apprenticeships in digital technologies, it’s a great way to kick-start your career.

Scotland is home to some of the most innovative tech companies in the world.

Billion dollar businesses like SkyScanner and FanDuel are based right here in Scotland alongside a huge range of smaller sized companies and start-ups. Global tech players like Microsoft and Amazon have major tech hubs here too. 

Many other types of businesses also require people with tech skills, including those operating in Business, Financial, Creative, Media, Energy and Health.

Scotland needs around 12,800 new people to work in technology roles every year, so there’s never been a better time to start your career in digital technologies.

There’s a wide range of apprenticeships in the digital technology sector and these can lead into exciting careers from app design, game development, cyber security to data analytics, technical engineering to social media management!

An apprenticeship gives you the unique chance to workearn and learn. You'll get on the job training and vital experience to give your career a head start, plus you'll receive an industry recognised qualification. 



Apprenticeships help you build the experience and skills that employers want and need. No matter what stage you’re at, they’ll help you get set for a bright future. And now, there are three different types of apprenticeship – Foundation, Modern and Graduate.

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