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
111 Canal Street
Start: 6th September 2021
Course code: C000413 / Q002234
OCR 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 you may still be eligible for funding. Check out our Financial Help pages to find out more!
If you are an EU/EEA or Swiss National, please visit our EU Settled Status scheme page for more information.