Are you looking for a hands-on qualification developed by the IT sector, for the IT sector? Do you want an opportunity to gain access to Level 3 qualifications? Then our BTEC Level 2 in ICT is for you!

Standard requirements for Level 2 Extended Certificate.

This engaging subject will see you studying a range of topics, including:


- Computer networks
- Website development
- Software development
- Installing and maintaining computer hardware


Please note that this is a year long, full time study programme that effectively offers you an opportunity to progress to a Level 3 study programme, or enter the workplace at a junior level.

Through your experience of practical activities and theory you will develop your self-confidence, written and verbal communication skills. Group work, role plays and presentations will offer you the chance to grow as a student and prepare you for your next step.


All of our students are encouraged to prepare for their future by undertaking additional qualifications such as Microsoft Office Specialist in Word, PowerPoint and Excel.

Our highly qualified and dedicated staff will help you get ready for your next step – for most students this is continuing their studies at Level 3.


As part of your journey you’ll enjoy some fantastic experiences including working in our dedicated hardware labs, trips, visits and guest speakers.

Assessment is via presentations, group work and assignments and externally assessed exams

Our Level 2 BTEC courses allow our students to progress onto Level 3 BTEC (A Level equivalent) courses, as well as offering students a route into a junior apprenticeship or entry level positions within the IT sector.

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The topics you study will help you to develop a range of practical skills that prepare you for your next step to higher level qualifications or directly into industry. A special Progression Conference will provide you with an opportunity to explore what’s on offer both in terms of Level 3 courses, and opportunities for employment too.

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