Course Type / Attendance

Full Time

Subject Area

Business and Management

Start Date

September 2018

Course Length

2 years




16-18 Year Olds



Course Level


Home / Course / IT BTEC Extended Diploma (Systems Support) Level 3

Who is this course for?

This course is for anyone who enjoys creative thinking and developing imaginative solutions to complex problems and wishes to pursue a career in the IT industry.

What do you need to apply for the course?

You’ll need a minimum of four GCSEs at grade C or above including a grade B in Maths.

What are the key things you'll learn?

You will learn topics such as:

  • Communication and employability skill for IT
  • Computer systems
  • IT systems  troubleshooting and repair
  • IT technical support
  • Communications technologies
  • Computer Network
  • Managing networks

How you will learn

You will be taught using a range of teaching techniques including lectures, web 2.0 tools, group work and collaboration via the latest technologies. You will complete products set with an employer focus and gain valuable experience through realistic working environments.

Where could this course take you?

After successfully completing the course you could progress into higher education or seek employment in the industry.