Foundation Apprenticeships

Foundation Apprenticeship in Creative & Digital Media

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Available at Motherwell


The Foundation Apprenticeship in Creative & Digital Media is a one-year programme that provides S5 and S6 pupils the qualifications, skills and experience necessary for working towards a career in Creative Industries & Digital Media sector and related areas.

Important note: This course is for South Lanarkshire school pupils only. If you are a S5 or S6 pupil out with South Lanarkshire and interested in applying for this Foundation Apprenticeship, please register your interest by visiting

Course Information

Pupils must attend a South Lanarkshire Secondary School

Candidates are required to be working towards National 5 English or Media.

National 5 Core Skills, Communications, ICT, Problem Solving and Working with Others.

Recommendation from your school.

National Progression Award (NPA) in Creative and Digital Media: Technologies, Processes and Practices at SCQF Level 6.

Convergence: Digital Media Sectors and audiences, Creative Business Communication Skills / Presenting ideas, Creative thinking and analysis (including research skills, leading to final project), Media: Understanding the Creative Process Storytelling (Content creation - written, blog, journalism, audio, visual).

Progression to HNC/D at college

Progression to university

Classes Available


School Release

  • Days
  • 2 days pw
  • Start Date
  • 17 Aug 2021 - 17 Jun 2022
  • Time
  • 09:30 - 16:30