Data Technician Apprenticeship

Level 3

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Introduction to the course

A Data Technician could be working in a range of roles where data is processed or generated. As organisations become more digitally enabled the creation of ‘Data Champions’ is paramount to the future success of our non-technical teams, driving better-informed decision making throughout. A Data Technician will source, format, analyse and effectively present valuable insights, ensuring they work ethically and securely with a wide range of stakeholders.

Learner Outcomes

Across 15 months Learners will be able to:

  • Understand their business and its Data. 
  • Collect, Prepare, Analyst and Model Data across various platforms. 
  • Effectively communicate and present Data insights. 
  • Become a non-technical ‘Data Champion’, driving data-driven decision making and encouraging greater adoption across colleagues and the wider business. 

A good fit for…

Those who manage, analyse and utilise data regularly or are seeing a shift within their role, aligned to business transformation that requires them to understand key data concepts and how to utilise Analytical Tools more regularly. 

Entry Requirements

To do this apprenticeship programme, participants must hold 5 GCSE’s grades 7-4 (A-C) or equivalent.

Qualifications Received

Learners will receive the Level 3 Data Technician Apprenticeship.


Learners will sit an End Point Assessment (EPA) that consists of two scenario-based demonstrations in addition to a Professional Discussion with our End Point Assessment Organisation (EPAO). This underpinned by a work-based portfolio built throughout the duration of the Apprenticeship. 

Future job roles

For those looking to embark on a technical career, potential roles could include:

  • Junior Analyst 
  • Data Technician 
  • Support Analyst 

We see this programme supporting individuals within multiple specialisms, enhancing their Data capability to enable them to further progress in their non-technical role, whether that be within Sales, HR, Procurement, Buying, Finance and beyond. 

What’s Next?

Completion of the Apprenticeship would enable those looking to embark on a technical career to complete a Level 4 Apprenticeship, such as the Data Analyst programme. Those in non-technical careers could look at further development in a range of specialisms. 

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 0333 323 4050

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