Modern Apprenticeship in Creative and Digital Media

Glasgow Clyde College is offering an exciting Modern Apprenticeship in Creative and Digital Media, providing structured, informed and relevant training in a number of digital platforms and work-based disciplines.

Candidates will learn industry related skills through a number of workshops and units while studying at the college. Candidates will then be able to apply these skills in their place of work as well as evidencing and reflecting on what work has been carried out in their job role. On completion of the course, candidates will have qualified with an SQA diploma in Creative and Digital Media (SCQF Level 7).

The college works closely with the candidate’s employer throughout the course conducting work place visits and regular progress reviews.

Below are some examples of what is covered in the course:

  • Recording and editing audio and visual material
  • Writing for online audiences
  • Presenting ideas and pitches in the creative industry
  • Capturing and editing photographs
  • Safe and effective use of digital media
  • Understanding relevant legislation.

This course is delivered in conjunction with SQA and Skills Development Scotland (SDS).

SDS fund the training, which means employers will not incur any training costs.
Candidates need to be in employed in a media related job role or a media related apprenticeship to take the course.

Progression routes

Candidates can progress to a range of courses at a higher level including HNC/D Creative Industries: Television; HNC/D Creative Industries: Radio; or HNC/D Creative Industries: Media and Communication.

SCQF Level 7

Start date
Various start dates throughout the year.

Length of course
1 year