Our Learner of the Month for May is Gurdeep Sur, a Development Manager at Santander Operations, who is currently undertaking a Level 4 Data Analyst apprenticeship. Gurdeep was nominated by our Data Analyst trainers who noted that Gurdeep often goes the extra mile with her training and has made huge improvements as she’s progressed through
Our Learner of the Month for December is James Demaine, a Junior Automation Tester at BJSS based in Leeds, who recently achieved a Distinction in his Level 3 Software Development Technician and has now progressed onto begin a Level 4 Software Tester. James was nominated by his skills coach, Nick Lunn, who explained: “James
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
If you’re contemplating how you could turn your passion for IT into a career, a specialist IT apprenticeship with Estio is definitely the place to start. In this blog our apprentices share their top 5 reasons for chosing an IT Apprenticeship. Each year we train hundreds of young people in all areas of IT including
Apprenticeships are becoming increasingly popular year by year. In 2015/16, there were 509,400 apprenticeship starts in England, 9,500 more than the previous year. The way young people are taking their next steps from high school and college is rapidly changing and it’s clear why; apprenticeships offer great qualifications without the nailed on debt from university.
If your business has never taken on an Apprentice before, it might be daunting to know where to start. Employing a young person as an Apprentice is a great way to build new skills, increase staff motivation and grow your own workforce. However, the world of work is a different place to school or college
Is the IT industry too male dominated? There’s been a lot of said on this subject in the past, all of which may make women think that there’s a reason why so many men want to work within IT and so few women don’t. The Technology sector has a great deal to offer women as
We are always on the lookout for ambitious people to sign up to our apprenticeship programmes. If you are already an Estio apprentice and have a friend who you think would also benefit from one of our IT or Digital apprenticeships, then send them our way. The IT and Tech industry can be incredibly versatile so