Introduction to the course
A Data Analyst will develop the knowledge and skills to be able to apply industry-standard tools and methods when interpreting and analysing data supporting effective information-based decision making.
This programme covers Processes and Tools for Data Analytics, Data Analysis, Structures and Visualisation, Big Data and Machine Learning.
Key areas covered are:
- Advanced Analytical Methods and Theories.
- Data, Security and Legislation.
- Big Data and Cloud Infrastructure.
- Designing Databases using SQL and Analytical processes.
- Understanding Machine Learning.
- Data Modelling.
A good fit for…
Individuals looking to embark on a Data Analytics career, looking to develop their knowledge and understanding of key concepts and Analytical tools.
- Level 4 Data Analyst Apprenticeship.
- BCS Certificate in Data Analysis Concepts.
- BCS Certificate in Data Analysis Tools.
A minimum of 5 GCSEs in addition to 2 A-Levels or Level 3 equivalent. (Apprenticeship or BTEC in a relatable subject).
Learners are required to complete two knowledge modules during their on-programme element of this Apprenticeship, covering Data Analysis Tools and Data Analysis Concepts, aligned to the relevant BCS Certification. Learners will also go through End-Point Assessment consisting of an Employer Reference, Synoptic Project and Interview where their performance, knowledge and skills will be assessed against specified criteria. A portfolio of evidence, created by the Learner throughout their Apprenticeship will support their discussion at interview stage, conducted by the BCS (The Chartered Institute for IT). Functional Skills in both Maths and English will be sat whilst on programme if unable to be evidenced at programme enrolment.
Future job roles
- Data Analyst
- Data Manager
- Data Engineer
- Data Modeler
- Data Architect
- Data Scientist
Completion of the Apprenticeship enables learners to apply and become Level 3 SFIA recognised. Apprenticeship progression routes are also available to Learners with options such as the Level 6 Data Science Degree or Data Analyst pathway of the Digital and Technology Solutions Degree.
Who is this apprenticeship for?
Whether you’re looking for your first role, or have some experience but want to top up your skills and competencies, then this course is for you. If you’re searching for a role, take a look at our vacancies.
For more information, get in touch with us below, or speak to our advisors on 01332 345450