IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship at New College Durham
This Apprenticeship covers work in a broad range of technologies that help us to use and share information, such as mobile phones, computers, broadband provision and satellite communications. IT and telecoms jobs are no longer just about the technology. All jobs now require you to have good people skills as well as the technical skills you will gain during this programme.
Apprentices have the choice of focusing on either telecoms or IT. Telecoms covers broadband, mobile phones and satellite communications. It's a fast-moving sector, so apprentices should have a keen interest in new technology. Telecoms apprentices will learn things such as customer care, system security, managing software development and basic IT applications.
The IT industry develops computer solutions that help businesses and individuals become more successful in their work. IT professionals serve customers in all types of business. They could be developing software or websites, helping companies set up new systems, or training people to use their IT facilities.
National Vocational Qualification (NVQ): Level 3 Diploma in ICT Professional Competence
Technical Certificate: Level 3 Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
Functional Skills: English Level 2, Mathematics Level 2, ICT Level 2
There are no academic requirements for this programme but you do need to be working to take the qualification. You also need to show competence in both knowledge and skills.
Upon successful completion of this course you may be able to progress into a career such as software/web developer, creating software applications and websites, or a software tester, testing applications before they are released.Related careers
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact New College Durham directly.