VTF Tech Skills in Banking Academy


Are you looking for a career in the tech? Capital City Partnership’s Vocational Training Framework have partnered with Direct Partners to deliver a Tech in Banking Academy.

This free 2-week course includes 8 days of vocational training and support, working towards industry recognised certificates and a new career. You'll get a guaranteed interview with progression options to Modern Apprenticeships with NatWest and other industry specific training.

It is a great opportunity for successful participants to join the Tech industry.

Training Partner: Direct Partners
6-8 Dewar Place Lane, Edinburgh, EH3 8EF
When: 1st July 2024
Times: tbc
Costs: Free
Prerequisites: This course is available for Edinburgh residents, aged 16 or over, who are either unemployed or facing in-work poverty and have barriers to employment.

Email Direct Partners for further information

What you will learn - course modules

This fully funded training includes:

  • Two weeks training delivered as a mix of sessions at our office and online. A further three weeks work preparation for operating in Tech.
  • Monday to Thursday (group and individual sessions).
  • Introduction to the variety of jobs within the Tech sector and the different roles and
    career pathways within the banking sector.
  • Accredited Certificates and learning: Personal Development, Effective Communication, GDPR, ICT Core Skill and an intro to programming and coding. Includes a Green Skills session.

Support to help you find a job

You'll also get help with:

  • Individual CV building support and interview preparation
  • Support with job applications
  • Guaranteed interview for live vacancies
  • Information on employability support
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