The Tech Start Programme

If you are aged 16+, not in education, employment or training (NEET) and live in Suffolk. You could be eligible to attend the completely free Tech Start Programme with the multi-award-winning Creative Computing Club CIC.

The Tech Start Programme is a part-time six-week programme aimed at helping you get the confidence and skills you need to join the ever-growing technology sector.

From web development to electronics, social media to presentation skills, the Tech Start Programme wants to help you realise your potential in tech and pair you up with a local technology employer to gain a week of work experience in Suffolk.

This is a free course for absolute beginners or those wishing to retrain and change their careeer path. Our next cohort will be starting in August with dates on August 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st, and September 7th and 14th 2020

About Us

The Creative Computing Club (CCC) is a multi-award-winning technology training organisation focused on providing people in Suffolk with engaging and worthwhile learning opportunities. For the last 8 years we have worked with thousands of people to take their first steps in to a career in technology.


Phase 1: Training

A six-week training opportunity to learn about different facets of current technologies. From web development, basic electronics and computer programming, to presentation skills and social media. Providing you with a rich understanding of where you could fit into a career in technology.

• Mentoring from experienced technology leaders.

• Exclusive discussions and insight into current technology and how the different fields are developing.

• Explore technology through creative and technical sessions focussing on your interests.

• Easy to access workshops and lectures by technology experts.

Phase 2: Work Experience Opportunity

The week long Work Experience will be provided by one of our amazing local tech partners Coderus, X-on, Two10Degrees, and IJYI who all have a significant understanding of technology.

• The Work Experience Opportunnity will allow you to see the industry face-to-face and have a real experience at working alongside them.

• Provide you with the next steps on either transferring to a career or further training.

• Help you gain confidence in a real world setting.

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