VTF IT Bootcamp - IT Support with Cyber Security


Want to launch your career in cyber security but don’t have IT experience or know where to start?

Capital City Partnership’s Vocational Training Framework have partnered with Generation UK for a 9-week, Full Time, free online training course. It has been developed in partnership with Microsoft.

Join our funded free bootcamp to build your confidence and start your first job in IT Support. It's a supportive environment where you'll gain the skills to progress into in-demand cyber security roles within 3-5 years.

This boot camp trains you to become an IT Support Analyst. Other recent graduates have gone on to other roles such as Helpdesk Analyst and Technical Analyst.

Training Partner: Generation UK
When: 30th of October 2023 for 9 weeks
Times: Mon-Fri 9am to 5pm
Costs: Free
Prerequisites: This opportunity is open for anyone aged 18 and above, unemployed or underemployed Edinburgh residents. You must have evidence of your Right to Work, a good level of English and be able to start work straight after the course. You don’t need any qualifications or experience to apply!

Email VTF Training Academy for further information

What you will learn - course modules

There will be 9 weeks training where you will gain all the skills you need to start a career in the IT Support:

  • Grow in confidence and resilience, while building your first professional network
  • Learn how to successfully launch your career in IT Support and all the skills needed
  • Learn specific security technical skills around networking, configuring accounts and more, to help you stand out from the crowd.
  • You will receive one to one mentoring support throughout the programme and for 6 months after, to support your journey into employment.
  • We will teach you about the different IT career pathways and relevant additional qualifications
  • At the end of the programme, we will connect you to employers with live vacancies and help you with your employability skills, such as CV writing and mock interviews.
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