Software Development Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship

Learn and apply computer science to build essential software development skills

Software development technicians are our behind-the-scenes heroes of the tech world. They are the ones who help to create the computer programs that we use every day.

Whether it’s developing applications, underlying systems, or websites, software development technicians play a vital role in these processes.

At a glance

Entry requirements

Anybody with GCSE Maths & English at (4-9 / A*-C) or equivalent. However, at althaus we do not see this as a limiting factor. If you have the passion, creativity, and flair for the digital industry, we want to speak with you.

Start your digital career with althaus

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If you’re looking for a career in technology, our Software Development Technician Apprenticeship is a great place to start. With a strong foundation in computer science and extensive opportunities for wider learning, this course will teach you the fundamentals of programming languages, alongside testing and mobile development.

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.

Develop your skills in software development, with key modules including:

  • Introduction to software development
  • Software engineering principles
  • Programming languages
  • Databases
  • Web development
  • Mobile development
  • Testing
  • Version control
  • DevOps

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.