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Data Technician Apprenticeship with CompTIA Data +

This Data Technician apprenticeship will upskills and empower anyone who works with data to support their organisation.
15 months + Gateway Assessment

The core occupational deliverables include, but are not limited to: sourcing data, collating data, presenting data, blending data, analysing data and collaborating with internal and external customers.

The roles you might expect to be applying for after your Data Technician apprenticeship are Data Support Analyst, Data Technician, Junior Data Analyst.

When does the course start?

You can start this apprenticeship at any time, please contact us for further information.

What does the course cover?

Apprentices enrolling on this apprenticeship will be introduced to structured data and database learning sessions.

You will study Excel, Python, Power BI, Pivot Tables and charts, Power Query and ……

  • Mining data
  • Manipulating data
  • Visualizing and reporting data
  • Applying basic statistical methods
  • Analysing complex datasets
  • Fundamentals of data
  • Understanding data
  • Transforming data into information
  • Business insights
  • Enhancing your data skills
  • Preparation for EPA

As the Growth Company are a not-for-profit organisation, we will fund the following additional qualifications within your apprenticeship.

  • CompTIA Data+
  • CompTIA Data+ is an early-career data analytics certification for professionals tasked with developing and promoting data-driven business decision-making

The course will also cover a range of knowledge, skills and behaviours that will be applied in the workplace and demonstrated within your portfolio.

We give learners mock synoptic projects and interviews to ensure they are ready for the End Point Assessment and know precisely what to expect at all points in the process.

The End Point Assessment itself includes:

  • Portfolio which will underpin a professional Discussion with an End-Point Assessor 
  • A demonstration of data analysis skills based on a given scenario provided by the End Point Assessment Organisation with questioning
When will I attend?

Our training for this apprenticeship is based on a blended delivery model.

  • Apprentices are required to attend:
  • Fortnightly group training sessions
  • One-to-one sessions every 6 weeks
  • Webinars
  • Online courses
  • Video and additional support as required
What will I achieve?

On successful completion you will achieve a L3 Data Technician Apprenticeship and CompTIA Data+.


What are the entry requirements?
  • Ideally, you will hold a GCSE grade C/4 or above in maths and English or equivalent
  • You must be employed in relevant role
How much does the course cost?


Employers will pay a contribution to this amount.