IT for Telecoms Professionals Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship

IT for Telecoms Professionals

Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship

Your Framework:

  • Edexcel Level 2 Diploma in Professional Competence for IT and Telecoms Professionals
  • Functional Skills in English, Maths and ICT (If you do not have a GCSE C or above or equivalent)
  • Technical Certificate - Level 2 Certificate/Diploma in IT or equivalent (unless already obtained)

Course Code: TGA12W14R

Entry Requirements: Good GCSE grades (D and above)

Start Date: On-going   Attendance: Work based learning full-time

Duration: 18 months if studying the technical certificate or 12 months if already obtained

Framework Overview

To achieve the level 2 Apprenticeship, you will need to complete the Level 2 Diploma in Professional Competence for IT and Telecoms Professionals.

To do this you will need to gain a minimum of 48 credits. At least 29 credits must be at Level 2 or above. The qualification is made up of two mandatory units and a number of optional units.

There is a good choice of optional units, including:

  • Technical Fault Diagnosis
  • Working with ICT Hardware and Equipment
  • Remote Support for Produces or Services
  • Security of ICT Systems
  • Software Installation and Upgrade
  • Testing of ICT Systems

Next Steps

Students that successfully complete their apprenticeship can progress onto Level 3 or seek to gain part/full time employment.

Fees

There are no costs to the Apprentice aged between 16 and 23 to complete an Apprenticeship.

The training for Apprentices that are aged between 16 and 18 is fully funded.  For Apprentices that are aged 19 - 23 at the start of the course, a one-off training contribution fee is required from their employer (who may be eligible for a grant).

How Do I Apply

To complete an Apprenticeship, the Apprentice must be employed. To view and apply for the College’s live Apprenticeship vacancies please visit the national apprenticeship website: www.apprenticeships.org.uk, or alternatively if you are an employer wishing to employ an Apprentice please get in contact with us on 01473 382464 or email apprenticeships@suffolk.ac.uk.