Formerly City College Brighton and Hove and Northbrook College

Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship in IT, Software, Web & Telecoms Professionals

This qualification allows learners to build their skills and understanding required for progression in the IT and telecoms sector.

Key information

Course type: Apprenticeships Duration: 1 Year Start date: September 2018 Entry requirements: Functional Skills may be required dependent on the apprenticeship framework and previous qualifications achieved. End qualification: Level 2 Diploma in ICT Professional Competence Award in ICT Systems & Principles

Course aims and areas

This qualification allows learners to build their skills and understanding required for progression in the IT and telecoms sector.

This apprenticeship is frequently chosen by employers who seek apprentices for IT roles, such as: IT Support Technician Data Administrator & IT Helpdesk Website Administrator.

It can also be considered for a wide range of other professional IT roles, for example, Network Technician or Test Technician.

The suitability of the framework will be determined by the role description provided by the employer.

Course Units

This course will support you to achieve:

  • Develop Own Effectiveness and Professionalism
  • Install and Configure ICT Equipment and Operating Systems
  • Install, Configure and Maintain Software
  • Health and Safety in ICT
  • Technical Fault Diagnosis
  • Customer Care in ICT
  • Desktop Publishing Software

The diploma element will be delivered and supported in the workplace.
If Functional Skills are required, this element will be delivered in the classroom. 

Why the MET?

Our industry experienced teaching staff are passionate about their areas of expertise and are committed to helping you to attain your learning goals and meet your personal aims.

Without a doubt, one of the reasons we know you will love studying at Brighton MET is the location of our central campus. 

Right in the heart of Brighton’s world-famous North Laine, the College is within walking distance of all the city’s main amenities – the award-winning city library, the independent shops and eateries and the beach.

Entry Requirements

If there are any applicable entry requirements, these will be listed in the key information section above.

Course Costs

Wages vary depending on the type of apprenticeship but there is a national minimum wage (NMW) in the UK which applies to all 16-18 year olds and to those aged 19 or over in the first year of their studies. From October 2017, this is £3.70 per hour. However, the MET encourages employers to pay at a higher hourly rate.

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