A career in IT and computing

Entry requirement
Evidence of engagement in learning

Possible job roles
Traineeship

Entry requirement

GCSEs grade 3 (D) or above, including English and maths, or a transfer in from a foundation level 1

Possible job roles

Assistant helpdesk operator
AdministratorĀ 

Entry requirement
5 GCSEs grade 9 to 4 (A* to C) or above including English and maths or a transfer in from a foundation level 1

Possible job roles
Helpdesk operator
Engineer
Analyst

Entry requirement
A level 3 computing qualification plus English and maths at grade 4 (C) or above

Possible job roles
Manager
Technical specialist

Entry requirement
A level 4 computing qualification / industry experience, plus English and maths at grade 4 (C) or above / transfer in from an intermediate level 2

Possible job roles
Senior IT manager
Senior technical specialist

Entry requirement
A level 5 / 6 computing qualification, industry experience plus English and maths at grade 4 (C) or above

Possible job roles
Director of IT operation
Chief technology officer
Chief information officer

Apprenticeships

The Adult College offers various apprenticeship routes that give you the opportunity to learn while you earn.

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