Level 3
Data Technician

Develop the knowledge and skills to source, format and present data securely in a relevant way for analysis.

Programme Overview

This occupation is found in all sectors where data is generated or processed including but not limited to finance, retail, education, health, media, manufacturing and hospitality. The broad purpose of the occupation is to source, format and present data securely in a relevant way for analysis using basic methods; to communicate outcomes appropriate to the audience; analyse structured and unstructured data to support business outcomes; blend data from multiple sources as directed and apply legal and ethical principles when manipulating data. In their daily work, an employee in this occupation interacts with a wide range of stakeholders including colleagues, managers, customers and internal and external suppliers. They would typically work as a member of a team; this may be office based or virtual. An employee in this occupation will be responsible for collecting and processing data under the guidance of a senior colleague or multiple colleagues across the business. This may vary by sector and size of the organisation. An employee would mainly be responsible for their own work but may have the opportunity to mentor others.

Awarding Body

BCS

Duration

24 months

Delivery

Online

Programme Details

• Develop a range of technical proficiencies,
including but not limited to – Identifying, collecting
and migrating data, Interpreting data, Statistical
analysis and other analytical techniques such as
data mining, Producing performance dashboards,
Tools and techniques for data visualisation,
Presenting results to stakeholders and making
recommendations.
• Understand how the skills fit your business
requirements and implement these effectively
• Develop the character necessary to perform well
under pressure and the customer service skills to
effectively communicate with stakeholders and
clients

Man and woman browsing and discussing data on computer while working together in high tech digital security centre

Programme Outline

How does it work?

Apprenticeships are work-based training programmes designed to provide employers with fresh talent whilst giving employees the knowledge and skills needed to excel in their roles.

Apprenticeships are for existing staff and for new recruits – not just for younger school leavers.

Through a combination of on-the-job and off-the-job training, learners will continue to work and earn a living while applying higher level techniques to their roles, increasing productivity and competence.

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