News stories from QA in 2017

QA awarded with Google Cloud Platform Premier Partnership status

QA | 12 Sep 2017

QA, the UK’s leading provider of professional training has announced that they have become one of the first UK training organisations to be awarded with Premier Partnership status enabling them to deliver authorised Google Cloud Platform training and certifications.

CVC Capital Partners Fund VI agrees to acquire QA Group

QA | 19 Jun 2017

Bregal Investments ('Bregal') and CVC Capital Partners ('CVC') announced today that funds managed by Bregal Capital LLP and advised by EMK Capital LLP ('EMK') have agreed to sell QA, the UK's leading provider of IT education and skills, to CVC Fund VI.

Google Cloud Training gives organisations more options in their journey to the Cloud

QA | 28 Apr 2017

QA, the UK’s leading provider of professional training has announced today that they have become one of the first UK partner organisations to deliver Google Cloud Platform training and certifications.

New insight reveals record number of university students dropped out of their course at Christmas to change route to a tech apprenticeship

QA | 23 Jan 2017

During the Christmas period QA Apprenticeships saw a 25% increase in applications, compared to last year. Over 10,000 young people throughout the UK wanted to change direction, to take an apprenticeship rather than going back to University, after the Christmas break. Insight published in Nov 2016 proved tech apprenticeships can be worth more than a university degree – and uni students are taking note.

QA Supports AWS re:Start to Boost Cloud Computing Training, Skills, and Employment in the UK

QA | 18 Jan 2017

QA Consulting to train 1000 young adults and military veterans in cloud computing technologies, working together with Amazon Web Services, The Prince's Trust and the Ministry of Defence (MoD)

The tech sector is offering young adults a second chance

QA | 05 Jan 2017

From an unemployed 16-year-old to a motivated and highly driven young adult with an appetite for working in tech. How QA, the government and the tech industry are creating life-changing career opportunities for young people in the UK.