Congratulations you’ve finished your exams – What to do next? Here’s some helpful tips on how to stay stress free when your exam has finished. Avoid – try not to discuss questions and answers with your friends. You may be the only one with a different answer, but your answer could be right. Rest
Taking the title of Learner of the Month for April 2018 is Sabrina Sihra, who has been working for Virgin Trains East Coast as a Marketing Apprentice for just over six months! Prior to her apprenticeship Sabrina completed her A-Levels, achieving three A*s in English Literature, Media and Graphics. She said she chose an apprenticeship
Our Learner of the month for March 2018 is Oluchi Ogbonna who has worked for the NHS for just over six months and has now fully integrated into her workplace and her Level 2 Informatics training. Lisa Jones, Oluchi’s manager, nominated Oluchi for her being “Involved in high level projects” and admired her “great enthusiasm
I’m now six months into my Digital Marketing apprenticeship and can easily say it has been incredibly challenging, a huge learning curve, but also an immensely rewarding experience. My first week as an apprentice was exactly why I got into an apprenticeship in the first place. I expected to be watching and listening but I
Hey, we’ve all done it. The ‘act like you’re doing something’ move when you’re a little tired and lacking in concentration, we wouldn’t be human if we didn’t. Some would say a little procrastination now and then is healthy – it can allow your mind to reconfigure to tackle your tasks with a fresh outlook.
The Digital skills gap continues to grow each year which is why it is vital that your business has employees with the skill sets necessary to enable your business to compete in it’s industry. Let’s assume you’re looking to find your next member of the team, an Infrastructure Technician, for example. Ideally, you’re going to
At Estio we encourage our apprentices to train in our training centres, as this allows apprentices to make the most of their training and feel fully supported on their journey with appropriate guidance. For this reason, apprenticeships such as the ones we offer are frequently compared to other forms of education such as Schools, Colleges and University.
Living in a world where technology is ever changing and advancing is great, you can research absolutely anything and discover so much more than before it was around. We live our lives online, we’re online at work, online when we want to socialise and we’re even online when we want to relax. However, like everything,
At Estio we actively encourage all of our apprentices that are coming to the end of their Level 3 apprenticeship to progress onto a Level 4. Some of our employers and apprentices ask us what the benefits of embarking upon another stage of education can be, rather than just joining the working world full time. Whilst
In response to the recent ransomware cyber-attacks Estio has taken action by embedding cyber security training modules as an integral part in the delivery of all its IT apprenticeship training programmes. Every Estio IT Apprenticeship now includes specialised training in which apprentices learn about cyber threats, hazards, risks, controls, measures and mitigations to protect organisations,