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Bespoke Apprenticeships

All Business Subjects
  1. Business Adminstration Apprenticeships
  2. Customer Services Apprenticeships
  3. Digital Marketing Apprenticeships
  4. IT Apprenticeships
  5. Project Management Apprenticeships
  6. Sales and TeleSales Apprenticeships
  7. Service Management Apprenticeships
  8. Telecommunications Apprenticeships

Corporate Bespoke

PDS are passionate about the value of apprenticeships in developing the skills needed by today’s businesses. Choosing apprenticeships to deliver the skills your business needs is a big business decision. Done well it can lead to big business benefits. Just ask some of our clients, such as Visa Europe, Unilever or Telefónica. Finding the right framework and the right people takes experience. Our clients are at the centre of everything we do. We believe in working in partnership with you to build lasting apprenticeship programmes.

IT & Technical

For our IT apprenticeships, we can incorporate vendor qualifications from Cisco, Microsoft, ITIL® and VMware.Our Telecoms apprenticeships will have specialist knowledge training which covers Communications & Mobile Technologies. We are also able to incorporate Microsoft Applications, Communication Techniques and Time Management into all our technical pathways.

Sales & Professional


All our Sales and Professional programmes can incorporate development in a range of skills such as Communication techniques, Microsoft Office product training, ITIL® Foundation, APMP & Prince2®.

Apprenticeships Services and Solutions

Working in partnership with our clients, we have created award-winning apprenticeship programmes that are flexible and meet their needs.


Comprehensive professional development with flexible on-the-job, online or in-person courses that accelerate success.


Award-winning corporate apprenticeships covering IT and Business Skills as well as vendor-specific programmes.


We help our clients to develop their L&D strategies and specialise in designing high quality apprenticeship programmes that offer real value to the business.


As a division of Global Knowledge, our programmes offer access to more than 1,000 IT and business courses.