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Apprenticeship standard: software development technician (approved for delivery)
Describes the job role that an apprentice will be doing and the skills required of them by the digital industries sector.
This document is relevant to:
- employers wanting to recruit an apprentice
- training organisations working with employers to make the apprenticeships available
The approved standard outlines the skills, knowledge and behaviours required of the apprentice and the job they will need to be able to do by the time they have completed their apprenticeship.
This standard is ready to use.
Employers involved in creating this standard
If you’d like to get involved and contribute to the development of the software development technician standard, please read the guidance for trailblazers, and email the trailblazer contact: Helen.West@thetechpartnership.com.
The standard for a software development technician was developed by:
- Cap Gemini
- Virgin Media
- The Royal Signals
- The Royal Navy
- The RAF
- Lloyds Banking Group
- John Lewis
- DSP Managed Solutions
- Integrated Payment Solutions
- Real Asset Management
- Terias Consulting
- Virgin Media
Funding information for employers and training organisations
Funding band (6 = highest 1 = lowest): 6
Maximum core government contribution: £18,000
Read the funding rules for apprenticeship standards for further information.