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Information Technology (IT)

Many job roles require IT skills, so we offer you an opportunity to continue to study it alongside your work related subject area. In most office based settings, you will be expected to have good IT skills and an ability to use word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and database software. You would also need to be able to find information online and use email.

Possible job roles available after gaining an Information Technology (IT) qualification include:

  • Data Entry Clerk
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Health Records Clerk
  • School Administrator
  • Sales Assistant
  • Database Administrator
  • Call Centre Operative

Information Technology (IT) courses available

OCR Using ICT Entry Level Award (Entry 3)

OCR Entry 2 Award in Digital Employability

Pearson BTEC Level 1 Award in Social Media

Pearson BTEC Level 1 Award for IT Users (iTQ) – Office Applications Route

Pearson BTEC Level 1 Award in IT User Skills (iTQ) – Multimedia Route

Pearson BTEC Level 2 Certificate/ Diploma for IT Users (ITQ) – Office Applications / Multimedia Routes

Functional Skills IT

Functional Skills IT courses are available from basic to advanced. Basic courses help you to become familiar with using a computer and how it can help in everyday life. Higher level courses develop your understanding and skills.

City & Guilds Functional Skills qualification in ICT at Entry 2

City & Guilds Functional Skills qualification in ICT at Entry 3