The Digital Technology Opportunity: Preparing Our Young People

Focus on Digital Foundation Apprenticeships – an industry led approach to increase the numbers of young people developing the skills employers need today and in the future

Skills Development Scotland would like to invite interested parties to take part in a workshop with other senior leaders across the public and private sectors, to hear how they can support more of young people into technology careers.
The workshop will take place on Friday, 24 March between 10 am11.30 am (coffee from 9.30am) at Codebase,  38 Castle Terrace, Edinburgh EH3 9DZ.
It will focus on Digital Foundation Apprenticeships – an industry led approach to increase the numbers of young people developing the skills employers need today and in the future.
Digital Foundation Apprenticeships would offer young people a joined up technology journey, beginning with inspirational experiences and industry challenges in S1 to S4, which would support them into Foundation Apprenticeship pathways in growth areas such as cyber security, data and digital marketing.
To attend and join in the discussion, email claire.gillespie@sds.co.uk