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Computer Technician Advanced Apprenticeship at Truro and Penwith College

Course description

This qualification focuses on all aspects of a Computer Technician role including Data security, software installation, hardware maintenance and computer systems. You will learn the importance of having excellent employment skills such as, communication, attendance, personal presentation, time keeping, personal development, flexibility, commitment and how this will impact on your career path.

Course content

The programme includes the BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Professional Competence of IT /Telecoms Professionals and BTEC Level 3 Certificate in ICT Systems and Principles and includes:         

  • Health and Safety in ICT
  • Develop Own Effectiveness and Professionalism
  • Security of ICT Systems
  • Software Installation and Upgrade
  • Technical Advice and Guidance
  • Customer Care in ICT
  • Using Email
  • Word Processing Software
  • Presentation Software
  • Principles of ICT Systems and Data Security
  • Maintaining Computer Systems
  • Computer systems
  • Networking Principles

Future opportunities

Level 4 Higher Apprenticeships: Computing Technician

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Truro and Penwith College directly.

Last updated date: 15 June 2016

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