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IT Application User – Intermediate Level 2 at The Skills Partnership Ltd

Course description

This qualification is suitable for learners who are using IT within their job and will develop understanding and build confidence in the use of IT and allows learners to demonstrate their ability in areas chosen from the range of ITQ units which can be taken at a variety of levels and gives flexibility to enable the qualification to match job roles. The qualification will allow learners to apply knowledge, understanding and skills to a level recognised by employers, thus proving competence in their job role.

This qualification provides the apprentice with the competence, skills and knowledge to work effectively and efficiently with IT systems, communication and productivity tools and software applications. This includes the creation and amendment of many types of formatted information including documents, diagrams, spreadsheets and presentations. It also includes maintaining simple websites, using the internet to find and exchange information and using social media to disseminate information.

While the main role of the Apprentice is the application of IT this may occur in the context of a range of situations and industry sectors such as:


  • Office/Business Administration
  • Accounts departments
  • Publishing or multimedia
  • Sales and Marketing departments
  • Education and training

Entry requirements

You should be aged 16 or over. There are no minimum academic or vocational qualifications required but a good general standard of education is beneficial.


You will be assigned a personal tutor who will plan an individual learning programme with you based around monthly tutorials. This will be through a mix of one to one tutorials, workshops and distance learning. A variety of assessment methods are used, including formal observations, professional discussions, multiple choice on-line tests and workbook based questions.

Future opportunities

Depending on your circumstances, you may wish to consider an advanced, level 3 programme in an area such as Business and Administration or Management.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Skills Partnership Ltd directly.

Last updated date: 15 September 2015
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