Level 1 IT
Full time course
You probably use IT on a daily basis, directly via your phone or a computer or indirectly when you pay with your card in a shop or stream a programme on your TV. This course aims to develop learners’ abilities in IT by offering a wide range of units from all aspects of the IT world. Our experienced and friendly teaching team will help you to learn a range of IT skills.
What will I study?
IT user fundamentals
IT communication fundamentals
IT software fundamentals
Desktop publishing software
Using the Internet
Word processing software.
Maths and English
As part of the programme and vital to future employment and progression, learners will undertake Maths and English qualifications.
Personal skills development plus many useful IT skills.
What do I need to join?
You will need three GCSEs at grade 2 or above, with English
and maths being desirable.
How will I learn?
You will learn through lessons, practical classes and using specialist software in the classroom
How will I know how I am doing?
You will receive coursework grades and frequent feedback from your tutors.
Are there any extra costs?
There may be costs for materials fees; these will cover the cost of trips, visits and specialist equipment.
What can I do next?
Learners can progress to a Level 2 IT qualification following the successful completion of their Level 1 programme or apply for an apprenticeship in a related field. In both instances, learners will receive support from tutors and our careers team.
What are my career options?
With further training or study, you can enter employment at a junior level in careers such as IT support or web development.