‚ÄúThe demand for ICT has never been greater, so developing your skills in this area is one of the best career moves you could make. The skills you learn on your apprenticeship will be valuable wherever there are computers and communications technology... and thats just about everywhere.‚ÄĚ ‚Äď National Apprenticeship Service
An apprenticeship is a great way to gain a new qualification¬†and earn real¬†money. At the end of the course, you will have a nationally recognised qualification and no debts to pay!
If you enjoy working in a technical environment and would like a career in IT, the IT Professional Apprenticeship is a good¬†course to kick start your career. This apprenticeship supports those working in a variety of trainee job roles e.g. Helpdesk Technician, Database administrators,¬†Network Manager, Systems Analyst, IT Project Manager, Technical Support Manager and Messaging Technologist.¬†
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This apprenticeship¬†is designed for people who want to train on the job and gain a nationally recognised qualification in ICT.
You must¬†work in a technical¬†environment and want a career in IT.
You must¬†work in a technical¬†environment and want a career in IT. This course supports those working in a variety of trainee job roles e.g.¬†Support Technician, Website Administrator, Helpdesk Support or Field Operations.
To enrol in¬†this apprenticeship, you need to be aged 16 and over, have a minimum of¬†5 GCSEs at Grade C (ideally Maths, English and IT),¬†and be employed in a suitable position.
If you are interested in theses apprenticeships and do not have the required GCSEs or an employer, speak to one of our Cornwall College Business Liaison Officers on 0800 731 7594.
You will attend lectures¬†at the St Austell campus 1 day per week for 12 months.
During this apprenticeship, you will have the opportunity to select units to suit your job and industry. You will develop technical skills in a wide range of¬†areas, including the following industry qualifications:
The apprenticeship is flexible to suit your business and job role. Choose four units from the list below:
And any two units from these:
You will put together a portfolio of evidence to show that you are competent at the tasks you do every day, while receiving support from experienced Cornwall College tutors.
Upon successful completion, you will¬†be awarded¬†the following qualifications:
With a Level 2 Diploma,¬†you can start working towards the nationally recognised Level¬†3 ICT¬†Diploma by enrolling in the advanced apprenticeship.
In the future, you may be interested in studying further and gaining additional¬†qualifications e.g. MCSA/MCITP;¬†or¬†enrolling in a¬†full time course through¬†Cornwall College e.g. FdSc Information Technology or FdSc¬†Computer Networking.¬†
An MCSA/MCITP¬†will give you¬†overall skills in planning, deploying, supporting, maintaining and optimising IT infrastructures.
The IT Professional Apprenticeship could take you in a number of directions¬†e.g.¬†business analyst, system support engineer, IT architecture¬†or network manager.
If you are interested in this apprenticeship, contact Cornwall College Business and complete an online apprenticeship form. If you meet the requirements, you will be invited for an interview and be given advice and guidance on how to proceed.
There are no apprenticeship course fees charged for anyone between the ages of 16 and 18.¬† For those aged 19 and over, fees do apply.
Contact us for more information.
* All prices shown on this website are accurate to the best of our knowledge, however, we reserve the right to amend the price of a course without prior notice. Prices may be subject to additional charges for registration, books or examinations. Please call our course booking team to find out the latest prices for this course - 0800 731 7594.