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IT Software, Web and Telecoms Professional Level 2 Apprenticeship (CMP1) at Barnsley College

Course description

Our IT Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals Apprenticeships provides you with the knowledge and skills within telecoms and IT.

Course content

You will study units from the list below relevant to your job role. You will also study: • Level 2 Diploma in ICT Professional Competence • Level 2 Award in IT Systems and Principles • Employment, Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) Booklet • Level 1 Functional Skills in English, maths and ICT • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS) Units • Health and Safety in ICT • Develop own effectiveness and professionalism • Customer care in ICT • Software installation and upgrade • ICT System Operation • Working with ICT hardware and equipment • System management • Technical advice and guidance

Entry requirements

Entry requirements •You will need to be at least 16 years of age •You must hold two GCSEs at grade A*-D, including GCSE English at grade 3 or above •You need to be employed within an IT setting or have an employer in this area willing to take you on as an apprentice


You will be assessed by your assessor using a report based evidence, practical demonstrations and assignments. You will be assessed both in College and in your place of work.

Financial information

You may be eligible for assistance with expenses such as travel, books, equipment and childcare.

For further information please contact the Student Services Team on +44 (0)1226 216 114.

Future opportunities

Upon completion you could progress onto the Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship or apply for job roles including: • IT Analyst • IT Technician

Further information

We have a dedicated team available to provide information on all of our courses and to help you to make the right choices about your future. The team are based at the Old Mill Lane site.

Drop in: Monday – Thursday 9.00am – 5.00pm Friday 9.00am – 4.30pm

Tel: 01226 216 123


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How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 02 October 2017
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