Training Press Releases

  • QA is teaching the nation to code in a series of coding workshops
    Workshops hosted at Northumbria University were opened by Chi Onwurah MP who supports initiative that seeks to address tech diversity and the skills gap in Tyne and Wear. Teach the Nation to Code is a coding workshop run by QA aimed at career changers and graduates to inspire careers in tech and software development. Read more »
  • QA signs collaborative partnership with Women in Tech (WIT) Network
    QA is excited to announce a new partnership with the Women in Technology (WIT) Network – an organisation that is going from strength to strength and is predicted to be the largest network of women in technology in the world Read more »
  • UK’s first female cyber security apprenticeship achiever earns highest possible grade
    QA cyber security apprentice Stephanie Haynes of HORIBA MIRA just became the first woman in the UK to successfully complete the Cyber Security Technologist Level 4 apprenticeship programme – and she knocked her end-point assessment out of the park with a Distinction, the highest possible grade achieved by only one other learner so far. Read more »
  • QA celebrates National Apprenticeship Week with a reception in parliament
    Brexit talks were set aside – in the grand Terrace Pavilion of the House of Commons at least – on Tuesday 5th March as employers, apprentices and Parliamentarians gathered to celebrate the life-transforming power of apprenticeships for National Apprenticeships Week (NAW). Read more »
  • DDLS commences delivery of AWS accredited training
    IT training company, DDLS has partnered with AWS to deliver cloud training across Australia. Read more »
  • QA Apprenticeships launches podcast series to help young people future-proof careers
    QA Apprenticeships has launched a career podcast series helping young people just starting out in the world of work to “future-proof” their job prospects. The FutureProof Careers podcast assesses today’s job market, raises important career questions and helps young people set themselves up now for future career success. Read more »
  • EQUS launches to prevent spreadsheet mistakes and misinterpretations
    Sheffield Hallam University has developed visualization plug-in software, ‘Ensuring the Quality and Usability of Spreadsheets’. EQUS aims to enhance the accessibility and understanding of almost all spreadsheet formulae and the data with which they work and is being distributed by VeryViz - a partnership between Sheffield Hallam University and the online learning and training consultancy, Learning Light. Read more »
  • QA on a mission to boost tech diversity by signing Tech Talent Charter
    QA has signed the Tech Talent Charter (TTC) as part of its ongoing commitment to break down career barriers, bridge the UK’s skills gap, promote a diverse workforce and support women in tech. Founded by employers across the recruitment, tech and social enterprise fields, the Tech Talent Charter (TTC) brings together industries and organisations to drive diversity and address gender imbalance in technology roles. The government supported the TTC in its UK Digital Strategy policy paper published in March 2017. Read more »
  • QA announces Data Literacy partnership with Carruthers and Jackson
    QA, the UK leader in IT, leadership and business skills training, is pleased to announce a partnership with Carruthers and Jackson to promote Data Literacy and Data Maturity programmes to organisations throughout the UK - and beyond. Read more »
  • Global Knowledge brings cybersecurity to the home of Computer Science
    Global Knowledge, the worldwide leader in technology skills solutions has partnered with Qufaro, operator of the UK’s Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) in cybersecurity, to provide apprenticeship training in the UK. Read more »