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This course is designed for those with little or some basic IT skills. The course is designed to provide further IT skills and knowledge that could lead to further education in information technology or related areas. It can offer those moving into their first job roles the confidence to work effectively with information and communications technology and deal with tasks that are straightforward or routine.
Aims of the course
This is a follow-on course from Award in Information Technology Application Specialist (Entry Level 3). This course is designed to offer you the opportunity to further improve your IT Skills.
The course includes:
Word Processing Software
Learners are assessed through practical assignments.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to progress to the next level available, or seek employment.
This course can lead to further education or employment in information and communications technology or related areas
What can I earn in the digital skills sector?
When you're deciding what to study post-16, it's important to think about where your course will lead. If you choose to study for a digital skills qualification, you'll be starting on a career path with loads of opportunity for progression ? and an excellent salary in your sights. For example:
IT project managers start on around £29,000 a year and an earn £49,000 with 3-5 years' experience
IT user support technicians start on around £22,000 a year and can earn £33,000 with 3-5 years' experience
Website developers start on around £18,000 and can earn £32,000 with 3-5 years' experience
If you're interested in a career in digital skills, we offer a diverse range of vocational courses that will help you get where you want to go. Thanks to our excellent links with companies like Cisco Systems and PricewaterhouseCoopers, students benefit from valuable work experience, and are taught by staff with extensive industry experience.
Successful completion of a basic/Entry 3 IT course or experience working at Entry 3 IT.
We have a wide range of computer rooms and labs where you will learn a range of skills.
Process for Application
To apply please select your chosen start date and location below.