IT Application Specialist Intermediate Level 2 Apprenticeship
|Course Duration:||18 Month(s) maximum|
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The IT Application Specialist Intermediate Level Apprenticeship is suitable for all IT users from office personnel who use computers on a daily basis to those who deal with industry technology. The right computer skills can open up a huge range of opportunities. This course improves computer skills, updates knowledge and competence to use new versions of Microsoft Office and teach users new software packages. There are a wide range of job roles that would benefit from these courses including: administrators, designers, stock controllers, IT helpdesk assistants and managers. This programme provides practical skills and theoretical knowledge across a broad range of IT topics from spreadsheets to using a mobile device.
The Apprenticeship Framework is made up of the following components. In order to be successful you must complete and achieve all elements.
City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in IT User Skills (QCF).
• Improving Productivity Using IT
• Understanding the Potential of IT
• Develop Personal and Team Effectiveness using IT
Choose from a range of optional units to enhance your learning experience and tailor the programme to your individual training needs.
• Maths Level 1, English Level 1 and ICT Level 2
• Employment Rights and Responsibilities workbook
• Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
This apprenticeship takes 12-18 months to complete and has a flexible start date. There is no upper age limit for apprenticeships making it a course ideal for both those looking to start a career in a particular sector or those who are already employed and looking to get qualifications that recognise their experience and gives them opportunity to progress further in their career.
No learner fees. Employer fees as follows:
• 16-18 years old - fully government funded (no fees)
• 19-23 years old - fully funded for companies with less than 250 employees; employer fees apply for those with 250+ employees
• 24+ years old - partially-funded (employer fees apply)
Progression & Career Opportunities
There are a wide range of job roles that would benefit from these courses including: administrators, designers, stock controllers, IT helpdesk assistants and managers. Progress onto Advanced Level Apprenticeship in IT Application Specialist.
There are no formal entry requirements but the candidates must be working where using technology forms a substantial part of the job role.
Learning Assessment & Support
We want you to achieve to the very best of your ability at CRC. To make this happen we offer both learnng and personal support by specialist staff tailored to meet your specific needs.
These qualifications are delivered entirely in the workplace. Learners will be assessed in the workplace using a variety of methods including observation, questioning, professional discussions, witness testimonials and candidate work products and statements.
How to Apply
If you are interested in applying for an Apprenticeship, please contact our Apprenticeship Team on tel. 01223 418778 or by email email@example.com. Please also check out our current Apprenticeship vacancies on our website www.camre.ac.uk/apprenticeships
We will help you to develop a range of wider skills including English & Maths that will make you into a well-rounded professional who will be highly valued by employers and universities.