Leading UK businesses are using Arch Apprentices to build the digital, IT and data skills they need. They are upskilling their existing workforce and building their future talent pipelines.Turn the Apprenticeship Levy into an opportunity
“Facebook is delighted with the Arch Apprenticeship programme. Our four young apprentices have impressed us with their skillset and knowledge. They’ve a hunger to learn and an enthusiasm to work hard. Arch Apprentices and the team have been hugely supportive, providing off-site training and guidance throughout the apprenticeship.”Nicola Mendelsohn, VP of EMEA, Facebook
“We have been delighted with how our apprentices have performed at Google and have been really pleased that we have been able to grow our programme every year since we first recruited apprentices with Arch in early 2013.”Carli Gooch, Apprenticeship Programme lead, Google
“This is a well-managed centre with a high commitment to internal quality assurance that is delivering high quality advanced apprenticeship qualifications in the workplace. This centre is delivering a high quality apprenticeship programme for IT and Telecoms Professionals that is well supported by senior management.”Edexcel
“Apprentices learn fast and we have been able to develop our best ones from simple desktop support tasks through project work to looking after teams of people over the course of a few months.”David Abensour, CTO, Blenheim Chalcot
“Having Apprentices join the Agilisys Product Team has given us useful and increased bandwidth to explore new options such as on-line video marketing collateral. Their presence has allowed us to experiment in areas which previously we would not have had time for, and have brought a new and different perspective to our Group”Sara Whiteside, Manager, Agilisys Digital
“I chose to do an apprenticeship as it gives me a chance to learn real skills which are useful in a workplace while earning a wage instead of getting into debt like my friends who have gone to university. My Line Manager at Google is great, she has regular catch ups with me every week. She always sticks up for me and puts me up for lots of projects so I can learn as much as I can.”Amber Askew, Arch Apprentice, Google
“I have learned so much and have matured a lot during my apprenticeship. I have also had the chance to network with industry experts and have created loads of opportunities for myself for the future.”Corrin Woollcott, Arch Apprentice, The Guardian
“The apprenticeship program has taught me a lot both in the training sessions and the workplace. I have had the great opportunity to learn new skills from people with years of experience. I feel that everything I have learnt here will open up many doorways for me in the near future. The apprenticeship has taught me life skills that I will never forget”Ayesha, Arch Apprentice
Data AnalystMeet Ahmaan
I working on big projects on a global scale for international clients, and I find it really interesting to work on data campaigns with some big-name brands.
Arch Apprentices has got opportunities with some of the biggest companies which none of the other training providers have.
Digital MarketingMeet Jemma
I work on real-life advertising campaigns so I can turn the TV on and watch my advert play! I am responsible for marketing campaigns, liaising with senior clientele, working closely with media owners and monitoring both TV & Radio schedules.
Arch were so easy to get in touch with, and were always so helpful and friendly.
Digital MarketingMeet Lucy
I work on new websites and I have lots of responsibility within my company.
Arch are there to support you and help make sure you get all your coursework done.
Digital MarketingMeet Rami
I work on exciting and challenging projects and campaigns.
Arch are great and have supported me throughout my apprenticeship. Their delivery throughout the coursework weeks were of great help and my apprentice advisor has supported me and helped me flourish as a person and for that I am very grateful.
Digital MarketingMeet Louise
I create social media posts specific for our company, write blog posts and eye-catching copy for the website and
The main benefit of Arch is that they have the contacts and the reputation to be able to connect you with a company that can provide you with experience to help build your marketing career.
Digital MarketingMeet Joe
From my job, I have the ability to explore new ways of working, to experiment with different software to further my technical understanding and skills.
I've been working with Arch for nearly two years now, they have always been there to support me and my personal development.
Digital MarketingMeet Molly
I have been able to throw myself into tasks and projects that I have taken responsibility for, creating an impact
on the business.
Arch are really good at staying in touch with you throughout the apprenticeship and checking in on you.
IT WebMeet Andrew
Delivering a Brief
HTML5, CSS, PHP
Contentive has really helped me craft my skills into something that can be taken into any role.
IT Business ConsultantMeet Anusha
The apprenticeship has allowed me the opportunity to make new friends and build a professional network
Digital Marketing L3Meet Ben
Researching and Article Writing
This apprenticeship has given me a pathway into an exciting, ever-changing industry whilst working for the sport I have a raving passion for. I love it.
Digital BusinessMeet Christy
Communicating in a Digital World
Business Brand & Values
Innovation & Agility
Captured provided me with the skills to take on a full time role & to also apply my experience to manage our new apprentices.
Digital Marketing L3Meet Jeba
I can truly say that I am far more prepared for a career in marketing than my friends who have gone to university to study the subject.
Creative & Digital MediaMeet Ruben
Blog creation & Management
Working with brands like The Shard, FA & Comic Relief has allowed me to gain skills that are invaluable for my future career.
Thousands of people and employers are already enjoying the benefits of Arch apprenticeships. Employers include Google, Facebook, The Guardian and Barclays, as well as digital marketing agencies, publishers, e-tailers, IT firms, tech companies, charities and public bodies. Arch Apprentices has also worked with 400+ SMEs and charities. We partner with leading industry organisations, such as CompTIA and Microsoft, to deliver training of the highest quality. Over 96% of apprentices go into full-time employment on completion of their Arch apprenticeship. We are both an employer of apprentices and our own training provider.
Arch is a fully accredited Training Centre for City & Guilds and Edexcel, operating across London, Bristol, Birmingham and Greater Manchester. Arch holds two Government contracts and has led an industry partnership to develop an entirely new Digital Marketing Apprenticeship qualification that is now part of the official Qualification and Curriculum Framework. Arch has developed and delivers state-of-the-art industry training from our 24/7 virtual campus and in our dedicated training centres and employs a number of industry expert assessors to support apprentices in their workplace.