This course is perfect if want to pursue a career in computer networking or in an IT hardware systems and support role within an ICT department in a wider organisation or data centre.
Units studies include:
- Customer Support Provision for the ICT Professional
- Principles of ICT Systems and Data Centre
- Systems Architecture
- Networking Principles
- Maintain ICT Equipment and Systems
- Install and Configure Server
- Implementing and Maintaining Cloud Technologies and Infrastructure
You will use a range of techniques to diagnose and repair computer systems and networks to meet an organisation’s needs.
As part of your studies one day a week you will be working with the work experience team to help gain placements over the course of your study. Initially this will be online as they work with you to find a placement linked to your studies. This will help build your skills, confidence and insights into the area of work as a future career. Alongside this you will build your CV and it will help towards your digital portfolio. This will help your next steps when applying to University or into industry.
Aged 19 or over?
If you don't already hold a Level 3 qualification (equivalent to at least two A Levels, or a Level 3 vocational qualification), you can now study this course fully funded!
The Government’s new Free Courses for Jobs programme has created new opportunities for adults, aged 19 and over, to access fully funded full-time learning.
For more information, view our Free Courses for Jobs programme.
If you are aged 16-18 without having achieved a Level 3 qualification, you will also be eligible for full funding.
111 Canal Street
Start: Monday 2nd September 2024
Course code: C026683 / Q026684
City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in ICT Systems Support
Functional Skills Level 2 will be accepted as an equivalent to GCSE Grade 9-4/A*-C.
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End of unit controlled assessments.
Choose to follow with progression to Level 4 Diploma in ICT, CompTIA A+, CISCO, Access to Computing or an Apprenticeship.
You can also choose employment in network installation and maintenance, IT helpdesk support and IT technician posts.
Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees.
If you are an EU/EEA or Swiss National, please visit our EU Settled Status scheme page for more information.