The Apprenticeship Levy

Want to know how the Apprenticeship Levy will affect your business?

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PDS can also help with our post-Levy Managed Service Solution.

What's New?

Microsoft Software Tester Higher Apprenticeship

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  • PDS Group launches new Microsoft Software Tester Higher Apprenticeship

    PDS Group, a leading IT and Business Apprenticeship company, today announced a new Microsoft Software Tester Higher... Read more

  • PDS Exchange Event: London

    Today we held one of our PDS Exchange events, focusing on Supported Internships and Employability.  Read more

  • PDS Group Celebrates 10 Years in Business

    We have already had significant achievements this year, the first being our 10th year in business as well as recently winning Gold for the Training Provider... Read more

  • PDS Group Wins 2015 Apprenticeships Training Provider at the Apprenticeships 4 England Awards

    Leading IT and Business Apprenticeship company in the UK won Gold at the recent Apprenticeship 4 England... Read more

  • Telefonica celebrate Annual apprenticeship awards

    The famous Mansion House at Leeds Roundhey Park was the prestigious venue for the 2014 Telefonica Apprenticeship graduation awards. Over 20... Read more

  • PDS announces Tech Industry Gold accreditation

    PDS - A division of Global Knowledge UK are delighted to announce that it has been accredited to offer Tech Industry Gold apprenticeships, the... Read more

  • The case for apprenticeships - By someone in the know

    Hear from someone that's gone through one of our apprenticeship programmes and her reasons for advising anyone to do an apprenticeship. Read more

  • Pace of employment growth continues to quicken

    Pace of employment growth continues to quicken, but greater investment in skills needed to drive productivity and pay growth. Read the full story here. Read more


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.