Software Developer Level 4 Apprenticeship

Expand your software development skills

Software developers are the creative minds behind computer programs, responsible for designing, developing, and testing software applications and systems. By applying creativity and technical skills, software developers are the problem solvers, and play an important part in many organisations.

Working on a variety of projects, from small mobile apps to large enterprise software systems, our Level 4 Apprenticeship will equip you with the skills needed to be part of a team or work independently; with the opportunity to specialise in a particular area of software development.

At a glance

Entry requirements

Individual employers will set the selection criteria, but this is likely to include A-Levels/Level 3 apprenticeship in the IT sector or relevant industry experience, GCSE Maths & English at (4-9) or equivalent, however advanced Maths qualifications would be advantageous. 

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The software industry has experienced huge growth over the past two decades, and if you’re keen to expand your knowledge and software development skills further, our Level 4 Software Developer Apprenticeship is just for you. We’ll teach you the next stages of programming, alongside performance testing and debugging, to help you move ahead of your competitors to become a standout developer within your sector.

Thrive in an increasingly digital world with our digital leadership training. Free with every apprenticeship we offer, our Learn Digital. Lead Digital. programme breaks new standards; incorporating the latest AI tools and soft skills you need to become a future leader in digital.

As the only digital training provider offering a complimentary leadership programme with every apprenticeship, you’ll be invited to participate in a series of five, impactful one-day workshops separate from your core curriculum, designed to leverage your capability and those around you.

Expand your software development capabilities with key modules, including:

  • Core programming skills
  • Software development lifecycle
  • Performance testing
  • Debugging
  • Recovery techniques
  • Security awareness

Why althaus

At althaus, it’s our mission to unleash the digital leaders of tomorrow, ensuring that both learner and employer have the skills and resources needed to thrive. You’ll be equipped with the very latest technical knowledge and taught in creative problem solving, effective communication and emotional intelligence to future proof your employability.

As an apprentice, you’ll gain access to high-quality training, cutting-edge facilities and tailored teaching plans which enable you to generate real, measurable value for the businesses you join.

Our apprenticeships are tailored to meet the needs of the business you’ll be joining. You’ll immediately progress in relevant areas in order to add meaningful value from the outset. Throughout the apprenticeship, you’ll develop cutting-edge technical proficiencies, while developing digital leadership skills to help you become the digital leaders of tomorrow.

Register your interest today for more information on our apprenticeship opportunities, and kickstart your digital career with althaus.