Digital Advantage is a groundbreaking initiative for 16-18 years olds supported by Lancashire Skills and Employment Hub and Digital Lancashire. It brings together a range of industry experts with colleges and sixth forms to deliver digital industry skills and experience into the classroom.
We deliver 20 hours of FREE inspiring teaching and learning into the classroom supported by on-line materials and inspirational careers advice Digital Advantage.
Central to the project will be a competition to develop the best digital product or service and win a £2000 cash and crowdsourced startup prize. We will provide the digital skills and training needed to make this happen and to help equip students for an apprenticeship in the creative and digital sector in Lancashire.
Digital Advantage provides real insight, advice and guidance to an incredible industry that is being transformed by digital technology. It will open up over 50 apprenticeship opportunities and provide the skills and knowledge needed to get into the industry on the ground floor and to carve out an exciting and rewarding career in the fastest growing sector in the UK.
Digital Advantage seeks to transform the lives and careers of all those who participate in it and to give the whole region a real Digital Advantage.