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    Does anyone know any good apprenticeships for cyber security? I am in my first year of a-levels and I am taking Maths, Physics and Economics. I have no experience in coding though but I know that there are so many different types of work in cyber security. If there is an apprenticeship that teaches you to code I don't mind doing that either. I also took part on a CyberFirst futures course last summer! : )
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    GCHQ may be a good option
    https://www.gchq-careers.co.uk/early...ticeships.html
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    GCHQ may be a good option
    https://www.gchq-careers.co.uk/early...ticeships.html
    Ah thanks, that's great. Do I need to be able to code?
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    Ah thanks, that's great. Do I need to be able to code?
    It says "Although previous experience in coding would be advantageous, it’s not required as you’ll have the opportunity to develop these skills on the apprenticeship."

    However coding is very easy to get into these days, jump on codeacadamey or similar and try it out, especially over the summer when you will have a lot more time
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    I'm going to tag in IBMApprentices and Apprenticeships Advice as they'll be able to help you with this
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    (Original post by Anonymous030701)
    Does anyone know any good apprenticeships for cyber security? I am in my first year of a-levels and I am taking Maths, Physics and Economics. I have no experience in coding though but I know that there are so many different types of work in cyber security. If there is an apprenticeship that teaches you to code I don't mind doing that either. I also took part on a CyberFirst futures course last summer! : )
    Hi there,

    It's great to hear you're interested in apprenticeships! They are a fantastic way to gain experience within a job role, whilst gaining a qualification and a wage. The fact that you have taken part in a CyberFirst course shows that you are interested in this area and will put you in good stead for any applications. A level 4 (higher) apprenticeship would be best suited to you as you're taking your A-levels, although a level 3 (advanced) apprenticeship would be a great starting point too!

    I would recommend searching on Find an apprenticeship, it's a search site where you can filter your results to specific locations and any preferences you have:
    https://www.findapprenticeship.servi...ticeshipsearch The broader the search the better and look in detail at each apprenticeship(they are all different in some way), the apprenticeship may be named 'IT' or 'Technical' but they could still relate to what you are looking for, so keep your eyes peeled

    I would also suggest that you try searching on specific company websites, so think of companies who may offer a cyber apprenticeship and investigate on their careers pages.

    If you have any more questions we'll be happy to help! Good luck applying
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    The National Cyber Security Centre can you help with this?
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    I'm going to tag in IBMApprentices and Apprenticeships Advice as they'll be able to help you with this
    Thank you
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    Hi there,

    It's great to hear you're interested in apprenticeships! They are a fantastic way to gain experience within a job role, whilst gaining a qualification and a wage. The fact that you have taken part in a CyberFirst course shows that you are interested in this area and will put you in good stead for any applications. A level 4 (higher) apprenticeship would be best suited to you as you're taking your A-levels, although a level 3 (advanced) apprenticeship would be a great starting point too!

    I would recommend searching on Find an apprenticeship, it's a search site where you can filter your results to specific locations and any preferences you have:
    https://www.findapprenticeship.servi...ticeshipsearch The broader the search the better and look in detail at each apprenticeship(they are all different in some way), the apprenticeship may be named 'IT' or 'Technical' but they could still relate to what you are looking for, so keep your eyes peeled

    I would also suggest that you try searching on specific company websites, so think of companies who may offer a cyber apprenticeship and investigate on their careers pages.

    If you have any more questions we'll be happy to help! Good luck applying

    Thank you so much, I will look into this now!
 
 
 
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