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Level-3 : Advanced Diploma

The Apprenticeship for IT, Software, Web & Telecoms is made up of qualifications and learning that will provide apprentices with the skills and knowledge required to become competent in their chosen job role. The framework includes a balance of content in technical, business and interpersonal areas, designed to ensure apprentices have an appropriate set of skills to operate in today’s IT & Telecoms job.

Advanced Diploma in IT Software, Web & Telecoms Professionals – Framework Overview

Qualifications Awarding Body
Diploma in ICT Professional Competence L3 City & Guilds
Certificate in ICT Systems and Principles L3 City & Guilds
Functional Skills English City & Guilds
Functional Skills Maths City & Guilds
Functional Skills ICT City & Guilds
Units of the Level 3 Certificate in ICT Systems and Principles
Install, Configure and Upgrade ICT Software City & Guilds
Testing ICT Systems City & Guilds
Principles of ICT Systems and Data Security City & Guilds
Diploma in ICT Professional Competence L3
Health and Safety in ICT City & Guilds
Develop own effectiveness and professionalism City & Guilds
Windows Server Administration Fundamentals City & Guilds / Microsoft
Security Fundamentals City & Guilds / Microsoft
Networking Fundamentals City & Guilds / Microsoft
System management / Installation, Storage, & Compute with Windows City & Guilds / Microsoft
User profile administration / Networking with servers City & Guilds / Microsoft
*Your training advisor can determine eligibility and suitability for alternative optional units to those published.



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