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Data analyst

Collect, organise and study data to provide business insight.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


4 (equivalent to certificate of higher education)

Typical length
24 months
Current funding band
Up to £15,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer.

What apprentices will learn
  • an understanding of data protection and the law
  • how to apply analytical techniques for data visualisation and presentation
  • how to identify and assess data quality issues
  • using industry standard tools and methods
  • identify, collect and migrate data from internal and external systems
  • working with organisational data architecture

Apprentices will complete the following:

  • Data Science Associate (EMC certification)
  • Data Analysis Concepts (knowledge module) Before taking their end-point assessment, apprentices must achieve level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C).
Professional registration

This apprenticeship is recognised for entry on to the Register of IT Technicians after demonstrating Skills Framework for the Information Age (SFIA) level 3 professional competence.

End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT 01793 417417
Accelerate People Ltd
Academy for Project Management 07796600478
JGA Limited
More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.