vtf Digital and Creative Academy

This two week course helps you gain Digital and Creative sector recognised certificates, with the option of a guaranteed interview with a recruiting employer.

It's a practical course which helps you gain useful certificates. You'll also receive support to help you look for a job.

This training will focus on preparing to apply for roles such as : Service Desk Technician/Operator/Desktop Support, Data Entry Clerk and Digital Content Assistant

Where: To be confirmed
When: To be confirmed
Costs: Free
Prerequisites: Available in Edinburgh.

Search our training page to find dates, new Academy start dates are added regularly.

Can't find any? Email Capital City Partnership to register your interest and we'll be in touch about future dates.

What you will learn - course modules

The course will involve at least 9 days of certified training including:

  • Introduction to Digital Skills Award
  • Introduction to Coding
  • Introduction to Content Management Systems (CMS)
  • Elements of Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
  • Administrative and IT skills.
  • Insight into the sector from industry professionals.

Please note that modules might change based on employer needs and role requirements.

Support to help you find a job

You will also get help with:

  • Guided job search activities, helping you understand local labour market and employer requirements.
  • 1:1 CV building and interview skills.
  • Guaranteed interview with an employer!