Firebrand Training have been named Digital Apprenticeship Provider of the Year 2018 at the first AAC Apprenticeship Awards, recognising our instrumental work in bringing Digital Apprenticeships to the forefront of the UK economy.
Chosen from over 250 colleges, training providers, and employers across the UK, the Digital Apprenticeship Provider of the Year Award acknowledges providers delivering the highest level of Digital Apprenticeship programmes.
In association with Chartered Management Institute (CMI), the awards were held at the Annual Apprenticeship Conference in Birmingham on March 22 to recognise the very best in Apprenticeship provision.
The Chairman of Firebrand Apprenticeships, Gavin Freed, said that “Being awarded the AAC Award Digital Apprenticeship Provider of the Year last night in Birmingham was a fantastic show of recognition for the whole Firebrand team.
“We have been actively involved throughout the funding reforms, including the introduction of the Levy, to ensure we have market-leading digital programmes that can make a real difference to the employers and apprentices who choose to work with us.
“This award acknowledges this and there’s plenty more to come, ensuring we continue to be the first choice for Digital Apprenticeships!”
As an official provider of Digital Apprenticeships, we deliver digital skills to apprentices nationally. Our programmes include vendor certifications from industry leaders such as Microsoft, CompTIA, EC-Council, (ISC)², and the British Computer Society (BCS).
Since 2012, employers have hired and enrolled more than 400 digital apprentices on Firebrand’s custom programmes. Firebrand Apprenticeship Programmes that have been designed in response to employer demand include Azure Network Engineer, Microsoft Software Tester, and Google Cloud Infrastructure Technician. See all Firebrand Apprenticeship standards.