ICT Practitioners BTEC First Diploma Level 2


In Southampton

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  • Duration

    9 Months

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Important information

Government funding available



Start date

Southampton (Hampshire)
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Britannia Road, SO14 5FP

Start date

On request

About this course

You should have four GCSE's at grade D-F, with Maths and English at grade D, or a full Foundation Introductory Diploma or equivalent, as well as plenty of commitment and enthusiasm. If you are an overseas student you also need an IELTS score of level 5.

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Course programme

ICT Practitioners BTEC First Diploma Level 2

About the course:
If you are interested in:
  • Using computers and modern technology in business
  • Communications and networks
  • How computers work

Or you think you might be good at:
  • Solving problems
  • Working with other people
  • Finding and handling information
  • Planning and evaluating work
  • Being prepared for the future

Then the First Diploma for ICT Practitioners could be for you. A practical based course assessed by course work. Progression onto the national Diploma or into work.

Course Content:
The Edexcel Level 2 BTEC First Diploma for ICT Practitioners consists of two core units:
  • Using ICT to Present Information and
  • Introduction to Computer systems

plus specialist units :
  • Technical fault finding
  • Networking Essentials
  • Installing software
  • Installing Hardware Components

You may be able to combine Maths or English GCSE with your First Diploma.

Learning Style:
As much practical as possible in our dedicated hardware and software labs. There will also be class work and group work.

Equipment Requirements:
Anti-static wrist band.

Task based course work, as practical as possible.

If you gain Merits and Distinctions in your subjects, you could progress to a variety of BTEC Nationals.

This course is good preparation for careers such as computer operating, user help desk assistant, trainee PC support technician and network support technician.

Code : Time : Duration : Day : Tuition Fee : Admin Fee
B01386 001 02/09/2009 - 18/06/2010 Not specified Fee Enquiry

B01386 003 13/10/2009 - 18/06/2010 Not specified Fee Enquiry

ICT Practitioners BTEC First Diploma Level 2

Price on request