Ready to level up your skills and launch a career in the IT industry? Apply for a Computing and Information Technology course at Mid Cheshire College.

With specialisms ranging from web development and software design to systems analysis and hardware installation you’ll be gaining and developing indispensable skills for future employment in a fast-growing and lucrative sector.

You’ll be working in custom-built IT suites. Whether you’re honing your programming skills with a ‘robot’ buggy, creating innovative web design or troubleshooting network faults in the specialist network lab, we make sure that the knowledge you gain here will serve you in a real life IT career.

Courses range up to Foundation Degree level.

Potential Computing and Information Technology careers include:
Web designer, computer games developer, software developer, systems analyst, IT support technician, technical author, computer security, network engineer, database administrator, cartographer, media researcher.

Courses Available

Course Title
Location
Start Date
Full Fee
Level 2 First Extended Certificate in Information & Creative Technology
11/09/2017
£595.00
Level 3 BTEC 90 Credit Diploma in IT
12/09/2016
Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in IT
11/09/2017
11/09/2017
Level 2 First Extended Certificate in Information & Creative Technology
12/09/2016
£595.00
Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in IT
12/09/2016
12/09/2016
Level 3 BTEC 90 Credit Diploma in IT
11/09/2017

Apprenticeships

Working in computing or IT? Give your career a kickstart and get qualified as you earn with an apprenticeship from Mid Cheshire College.

Apprenticeships are all about taking control of your professional development. You’ll hone and demonstrate the skills you’ve developed in your day-to-day role, and use them to gain a career-enriching vocational qualification.

By the end of the course you’ll have built up an impressive portfolio of work to showcase your abilities and unlock future career opportunities. All without having to take years out of work to study.

Qualifications are awarded by City and Guilds (Software, Web & Telecoms Professionals) and Edexcel (IT User Skills), and are recognised by employers across the UK. They’re an ideal way to prove your skill and industry knowledge to future employers.

Course length: 18 months
Teaching time at Mid Cheshire College campus required
Must be working in a relevant role
Suitable for software tester, network engineers, software/web developer, support engineer

Course length: 18 months
Teaching time at Mid Cheshire College campus required
Must be working in a relevant role
Suitable for software tester, network engineers, software/web developer, support engineer

Course length: 12–18 months
Teaching time at Mid Cheshire College campus not required
Must be working in a relevant role
Suitable for IT clerk, data administrator, digital assistant

Course length: 12–18 months
Teaching time at Mid Cheshire College campus not required
Must be working in a relevant role
Suitable for IT supervisor, IT application officer, IT helpdesk support

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Money matters.
Depending upon your circumstances, you may be able to apply for financial support to help you during your studies. Find out more.