Tech Discovery is a 4-week exploratory programme for people from a range of backgrounds to discover the many varied opportunities in Technology and build fundamental skills in cyber security, databases, systems & networking, and software development.
The programme is delivered live online, and applicants will be expected to attend all the sessions (Monday – Friday 6:00-9:00 PM GMT).
We encourage applications from:
Why should I pursue a career in Technology?
As we get increasingly connected, every organisation is transforming itself into a digital organisation. This has led to an increasing demand for tech roles.
Over the past 3 years, there has been a year-on-year growth for tech skills including Artificial Intelligence (44%), Cyber Security (22%) and Cloud Computing (22%).
When it comes to job satisfaction, tech professionals are the happiest – with 87% of those currently working in tech actually enjoy their work.
As well as tech careers being enjoyable, there is the potential to progress quickly into high paying jobs from an entry-level role.
Whilst entry level salaries start from approximately £18,000; last year average IT salaries have risen 6% – from £49,896 to £53,069, making it a great industry for those who want to progress in their career.
Candidates will be selected by a panel of assessors to join the Tech Discovery programme. Each candidate will receive access to:
The programme itself is divided into 4 simple stages: Application and Screening, ITF+ Training, Career readiness skills and Transition to a Positive Destination.
The programme is delivered completely online.
Tech Discovery Candidate Information
Applications Close Friday 14th April 2023
Start Date: Monday 24th April 2023
End Date: Friday 19th May 2023
Register your interest to join future CompTIA Programmes and we will let you know when we are accepting applications.