Cyber Security apprenticeships with QAPosted: 8th of October 2014 by
The IT curriculum’s changing to teach school children more about the world of technology and to make them more tech-compliant when they leave school.
With stories of large-scale hacks in the news almost every day, there’s more pressure to invest in the IT industry and help fight cyber crime. Studies show that school leavers are amongst the most technically adept generation – so what better way to help protect our digital future than by using their expertise?
Cyber security apprenticeships with QA
QA are the first business in the UK to offer a Cyber Security apprenticeship programme, taking people who have a love of all things digital into a career they could never have dreamed of.
Why not hone your tech talents to help fight the criminals of tomorrow with a cyber security apprenticeship?
Our exclusive apprenticeship sharpens up your digital skills and helps you tackle serious issues like cyber crime. You’ll become proficient in battling viruses and decrypting data, and develop a broad range of strong online skills.
What you will learn
Our Cyber Security apprenticeship has been specially designed so that you build your existing knowledge and bolster your skill set with new and existing techniques that make you incredibly proficient in the field of digital security.
The following skills will be taught to help you reach industry standard, including:
- Operating systems
- Information assurance
- Understanding threats
- Enterprise IT architecture
The apprenticeship lasts between 18-24 months and opens up a large scope of career opportunities, including network security development, information assurance, secure systems development, penetration testing, and much more besides.
A rewarding digital career
There are so many opportunities opening up in the digital world that school leavers from all backgrounds can take advantage of. If you have a determination to learn the technical skillset to protect businesses from the hackers and other online threats then this is the perfect opportunity for you.
There are a number of people that use their skills for negative reasons such as credit card fraud, hacking other people’s machines, spreading viruses and malware, and more.
So why not contribute your skills to fighting it?
Our cyber security apprenticeships are new to the UK and offer school leavers and job seekers involved a real chance to enhance skills that are desperately needed by thousands of businesses.
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