The Digital Skills Academy is an 8 week training course.
Due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation, training may be a mix of online and classroom delivery.
Training will be delivered by Belfast Metropolitan College to prepare you for an Associate position in potential roles such as:
- Cloud Infrastructure Engineers
- Dev Ops Engineers
- Software developer
- Test Automation Engineers
If you're selected for the academy, you'll receive training in:
- Azure Fundamentals
- MTA Software Development Fundamentals in C# and .Net
- Cyber security
- Software testing
- Design thinking
- Soft skills
- Presentation skills
If you successfully complete the course, you'll be guaranteed a job interview with Version 1. However, successful completion of the academy is not a guarantee of gaining employment.
Who can apply
No previous experience is needed but you must:
- be at least 18 years old
- be eligible to work in the UK
- have a university degree classification 2:2 in any discipline or a Level 5 qualification in an ICT, or STEM subject
How to apply
Apply online at Version 1 Digital Skills Academy by midnight on 30 June 2021.
The application process will involve the completion of the online application form.
Interview and training dates
Interviews will be held 19July to 21 July 2021
Training will take place from 9 August 2021.
Version 1 deliver market-leading IT Consulting, Solutions and Managed Services to their domestic and international customers across all industry sectors in the UK and Ireland.
Version 1 are looking for talented people who uphold the right core values and can demonstrate their capacity to learn and improve their skills in new technologies through the academy to join its team in Belfast.
For more information on this academy or to receive updates on new academy opportunities as they arise, contact the Department for the Economy – Employer Skills Branch.
To find out how your information will be managed, you can view the privacy notice for Assured Skills.