IT and Telecoms Professional - Skills for Work (Level 3)
This two year course will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge essential to work with the IT Sector. The course will enable you to qualify for a level 3 OCR Technical Diploma in IT together with a BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Professional Competence.
Subjects studied will depend on the work-placement and could include:
Software Installation and Upgrade
Testing ICT Systems
ICT System Operation
Creating an Event-driven Computer Program
Develop Own Effectiveness and Professionalism
Health and Safety in ICT
Communication and Employability Skills for IT’
Interactive Media Authoring
You will also study Essential Skills to level 2 in Numeracy, Literacy and ICT unless exempt through GCSE grades C or above in Maths, English and ICT respectively.
Placements are an integral part of this programme where you will gain valuable work experience.
As a student you will spend a minimum of 12 hours a week in the College and this is subject to trainees having a work placement.
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