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Risual Microsoft Academy @ Sparsholt

Last updated 06 September 2019
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Risual Microsoft Academy @ Sparsholt

Project description

This project addresses the need to provide for the digital skills needs of businesses, the cross cutting theme running through Enterprise M3s’ Local Growth Plan and Strategic Economic Plan. Sparsholt College, working in partnership with Risual Education and Microsoft developed a state of the art IT suite with the latest Microsoft Surface technologies. The specific aim of the project is to support landbased/rural businesses to recruit apprentices in the digital sector. The project will also upskill teachers and students with digital literacy skills.

Project output

  • 60 apprenticeships
  • 500 new learners assisted

Key Outputs

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Amount financed: £0.21 million

Total cost: £0.38 million

Status: Completed

Project Lead: Jeannie Satchell

Themes: Skills


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