Set people up on Information Technology (IT) systems, provide support and solve problems to help organisations run smoothly.
3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
- Typical length
- 12 months
- Current funding band
Up to £15,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Set by employer.
- What apprentices will learn
- maintenance processes and troubleshooting using digital tools and techniques
- how to record, analyse and present data
- problem solving and how to manage workflow
- a knowledge of cabling and connectivity
- the architecture of computer systems
- an understanding of the differences in coding and logic
- written and spoken communication skills
Apprentices will achieve:
- 4 knowledge modules, set out in the apprenticeship standard
- 1 professional or vendor qualification (set by employer)
Before taking their end-point assessment, apprentices must achieve level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C).
- Professional registration
This apprenticeship is recognised for entry on to the register of IT technicians, after demonstrating Skills Framework for the Information Age (SFIA) level 3 professional competence.
- End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT 01793 417417 firstname.lastname@example.org City and Guilds 0844 543 0000 email@example.com Accelerate People Ltd firstname.lastname@example.org Pearson Education Limited 07879 602674 email@example.com BIIAB 01276 684449 firstname.lastname@example.org The Colleges' Partnership Ltd 07843 582969 email@example.com
- More Information
The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.