Information Communications Technician Level 3
Is this course for me?
An Information Communications Technician maximises the effective use of digital office technologies, productivity software, digital communications, including collaborative technologies, and digital information systems to achieve objectives. They interact with a wide variety of internal or external users of digital systems, through digital channels, by phone and/or face to face.
As an Information Communications Technician, you will be expected to:
Monitor and operate complex digital information and intelligence systems
Respond to user enquiries
Maintain an awareness of current, emerging and fringe digital technologies
Use own initiative when implementing digital technologies and when finding solutions
Maintain thorough and organised approach to work when working with digital technologies and prioritising as appropriate
Have a resilient and positive mental attitude when dealing with difficult situations
You will be taught in the workplace where your tutor will visit and have online session with you. You will upload your work using an e-portfolio system called Smart Apprentice.
Progression and Employment Opportunities
After successful completion, apprentices will be recognised for entry onto the BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT, Register of IT Technicians confirming SFIA Level 3 professional competence. Those completing the apprenticeship can apply for registration.
You could go onto to study at a higher level or you could go into employment within the industry.
Additional Qualifications Studied
Full-Time Courses in ICT & Digital Skills
|BTEC Level 1 Introductory Diploma in Information Technology||1 Year|
|BTEC Level 2 Diploma for Information and Creative Technology (NQF)||1 year|
|BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in IT (General/Cyber Security pathway)||2 years|
|BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in IT (Software Development pathway)||2 years|
|T Level in Digital Production, Design and Development||2 years|
|Essential Digital Skills Qualification|