Training Programme

Training Programme

Are you considering recruiting trained Interns and apprentices?

Have you thought about the Mobile Applications Development Apprenticeship Program?

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About AppsCluster

About AppsCluster

AppsCluster Academy: People, Tools and Production

AppsCluster Academy is a non profit organisation founded in 2012 in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets to  promote educational and economic opportunity 

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Courses

Courses

The Mobile Apps Development Course is designed enabling learners with no previous programming background to acquire the knowledge and skills to design, make, and sell a fully functioning Mobile App on the iPhone and Android Apps Market.

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Launch of Apprenticeship Programme

Launch of Apprenticeship Programme

Posted by Hassan on Nov 13, 2013

AppsCluster launched the first cohort of Mobile Application Development Apprentices on Friday 18th of October at Google’s Campus London.   Who are the Current Cohort? Average Age of 20 88% Male 13% Female Previous Education: 16% Degree 58% A Levels 26% GCSE...

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Ed Miliband vows to tackle British IT firms’ dependence on overseas workers

Ed Miliband vows to tackle British IT firms’ dependence on overseas workers

Posted by Hassan on Nov 12, 2013

Patrick Wintour, political editor The Guardian, Tuesday 12 November 2013 Miliband will also promise to make UK-based IT firms take on a full-time British apprentice for each overseas recruit Ed Miliband has hired former Tomorrow’s World presenter Maggie Philbin...

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5 Keys to Productive Design – For Non Designers

5 Keys to Productive Design – For Non Designers

Posted by Hassan on Aug 28, 2013

By: Nathan Kontny http://www.fastcolabs.com I came to design rather late and had to learn my lessons the hard way. Nonetheless, I’ve been able to make something people like to look at and find pleasant to use. So, here are five important things I’ve...

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Developing For iOS 7: The Good, The Bad, The Flat, And The Ugly

Developing For iOS 7: The Good, The Bad, The Flat, And The Ugly

Posted by Hassan on Aug 28, 2013

By: Michael Grothaus / http://www.fastcolabs.com 27/08/2013 With iOS 7 developers see the greatest changes to the OS since its inception. To meet those changes some developers are risking their whole business on the upgrade. Here’s what seven of them said about the...

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The Problems with Incubators, and How to Solve Them

The Problems with Incubators, and How to Solve Them

Posted by Hassan on Aug 26, 2013

by Sramana Mitra  |   9:00 AM August 26, 2013 http://blogs.hbr.org/ There is a very real knowledge gap in the early stage start-up game, on both sides of the table. First-time entrepreneurs lack the seasoning to captain a steady ship through turbulent waters....

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8 Master Apple Developers–And They’re All Women

8 Master Apple Developers–And They’re All Women

Posted by Hassan on Aug 25, 2013

http://www.fastcolabs.com Last week we brought you iOS developers that changed the iTunes App Store with gorgeous interfaces and high-performance code. This week, we’re plunging back into the Objective-C dev community to find the most influential women in Mac and...

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Four Steps

to recruiting your apprentice Android/iOS developer

An innovative way to tackle the lack of mainstream support to create iOS and Android developers for the expanding Tech Sector in London.

Developed to meet the needs of companies of all sizes and for individuals with little or no previous knowledge and experience in Java or Objective C.

Create a new vacancy*

Step 1

  • Complete Apprenticeship Vacancy Form 
  • Receive Template Job Description 
  • Receive Template Job Advert 
  • Template Apprentice Contract
  • One to one briefing meeting with employers
Free
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Receive & process Applications

Step 2

  • Update application form 
  • AppsCluster will administer aptitude tests 
  • Jointly shortlist candidates
  • Invite shortlisted candidates for interview 
  •  Jointly interview candidates
Free
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Start the Apprenticeship

Step 3

  • Bespoke training for iOS & Android
  • Intensive Java+Eclipse, Objective C + Xcode training 
  • Apprentice begins working 3 days per week 
  • Ongoing training over 12 months
  • Gain accreditation
Free
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Sustain the Apprentice

Step 4

  • Individual mentor for each apprentice 
  • Continues Professional Development Plan
  • Apprentice Networking events
  • Regular feedback meetings
  • Peer learning opportunities for apprentices 
Free
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*Apprenticeships can be provided to existing staff members or volunteers working on your project.

Employers also benefit from up to £2,500 of Government funding.

 

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