Why become a Firebrand Apprentice?

Do you want a job in a fast-paced, fast-growing, exciting industry with excellent salary and career prospects? Then a Firebrand Apprenticeship is for you.

If you’re the right candidate we can start you in a real paid job, with industry-approved training in the IT industry, right now.

What is a Firebrand Apprenticeship?

A real paid job, in an IT-related business where you learn on the job and all your training is provided through Firebrand's Accelerated Learning technique:

Your Firebrand Apprenticeship programme takes between 12-24 months to complete, depending on which programme you choose. During that time, Firebrand will provide accelerated, intensive training, backed up with continual assessment while you’re in work.

5 reasons to start a Firebrand Apprenticeship

  1. Earn while you learn
  2. Firebrand's apprentice employers pay between £150 - £450 per week - at least 20% higher than the minimum wage of £3.50 an hour

  3. Great prospects
  4. IT is a growing industry. Where other industries may have shrunk during the recession, the IT industry has continued to grow and it’s hungry for trained professionals. Over the next two years there will be a shortfall of 700,000 trained IT staff in Europe - and that shortfall is pushing wages higher and boosting education opportunities for early professionals

  5. Accelerate your learning
  6. With Firebrand's unique Accelerated Learning methods, you can spend longer at work putting your training and certifications into practice

  7. It’s a real job
  8. You are not just on a training course, nor are you an intern. This is a real job, with a real business, giving a years’ worth of valuable work experience. Because it’s a real job, you also qualify for all the standard benefits, such as holiday and sick pay

  9. Industry standard qualifications
  10. The courses and exams you take in the Firebrand Apprenticeship are all industry-recognised and are in demand by businesses throughout Europe

Watch this video to find out how an IT apprenticeship with Firebrand can kickstart your career:

Your qualifications

During your IT apprenticeship programme, you'll receive training which can lead you to achieving industry-recognised qualifications from vendors including:

There's no pressure to take exams at the end of your training, but if you feel ready we'll arrange it for you. So at the end of the programme, you'll be ready to work in an industry where starting salaries for graduate apprentices are around £15,000 - £20,000. You'll have the qualifications and experience to work in the following jobs:

What you need to be eligible