Data Technician

Data Technician

A Data Technician apprenticeship is a great way to learn the ropes of data analysis and start your career in an exciting and fast-moving digital industry. Working under supervision, data technician apprentice will source, format and present data securely in a relevant way for analysis using basic methods. If you are analytical, a good communicator, love maths and getting into the detail – then this is for you. In 15-18 months, you can be qualified and working in this field... so why wait!

Why you should do an Apprenticeship with LVC

Here are four points to convince you!

Expert Instructors

LVC employs qualified tutors to maximise your learning.

Hybrid learning

LVC provides lessons online, allowing you to learn even if you not near to our campus.

Extensive Curriculum

Our programs cover a wide range of areas, providing you with a large breadth of knowledge.

High rate of success

LVC has a 100% success rate on our apprenticeships


A Data Technician Apprenticeship is an effective way to become a Data Technician. The apprenticeship will require the dedication of 15-18 months of a learner's time, which should be considered when you apply.

A Data Technician Apprenticeship will see you working for a business, performing Digital Technician tasks for them such as sourcing, formatting and presenting data securely in a way that is relevant for analysis; communicating outcomes appropriate to the audience; analysing structured and unstructured data; blending data from multiple sources as directed and applying legal and ethical principles when manipulating data. You will also have dedicated days of learning at the college, being effectively taught how to be a Data Technician through practical work experience and through lessons provided at the college by tutors.

As an apprentice, you will be paid a competitive salary for the work you are doing.

One-to-one Support

In addition to the Tutor-led knowledge modules lesson, you will have a Skills Coach (SC) and a Digital Programme Coordinator (DPC) assigned to support you throughout your apprenticeship.

The DPC will contact you every other week to discuss your knowledge module training progress and to check whether you understand the training. They will also discuss your work placement opportunities to gather evidence for your Summative portfolio.

The Skills Coach will work with you to develop your portfolio of evidence for the End Point Assessment. He/she will support you in gathering evidence for various workplace projects.

Both will support your employer (Technical Line Manager) to complete your Employer Reference / Evaluation, a document which highlights key competency and behaviour you have demonstrated for the final assessment, as part of the End Point Assessment.

In every one-to-one session, we will set up an action plan with SMART targets for you to complete, so that you can progress smoothly on your apprenticeship journey and achieve your apprenticeship as LVC has planned with yourself and your employer.

Typical job titles you could apply for

  • Data Support Analyst 

  • Data Technician Junior

  • Data Analyst

  • Junior Information Analyst.

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