This course is suitable for those whose who seek a job role using IT applications in support of colleagues or customers in any sector or industry.
This can include:
- Providing support and assistance to colleagues to make effective use of available IT systems and software
- Developing, testing and implementing solutions to improve workplace productivity through the use of IT
- Using the advanced features of IT Application Software in the creation and amendment of many types of formatted information including documents, diagrams, spreadsheets and presentation
- Also using the Internet to find and exchange information
Due to the COVID-19 crisis this course may start at another college campus and move to the City Hub later in the year.
Start: 7th September 2020
Course code: C000413 / Q002234
BTEC Level 2 Certificate in IT User Skills
You’ll need 4 GCSEs at grades 9–3 (A*–D), including English Language and Maths – one of English Language or Maths must be grade 9–4 (A*–C). Functional Skills Level 1 can be used as equivalent to GCSE grade 3 (D) and Functional Skills Level 2 can be used as equivalent to GCSE grade 4 (C).
Units are assessed through various practical assignments
Choose to follow with a further Level 2 programme or a Level 3 IT programme (depending on your English and Maths grades).
Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, check out our Financial Help page for information on fees and funding!