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IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals

This information is taken from an apprenticeship framework. It sets out what qualifications the apprentice can achieve.

Summary of this apprenticeship framework

Level
3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
Typical length
12 months
Current funding band
Up to £9,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements
Your chosen training provider can advise you about entry requirements for apprentices.
Suitable roles for apprentices
  • Database Administrator
  • Desktop Support Engineer
  • Network Engineer
  • Network Planner
  • Software/ Web Developer
  • Software Tester
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the kinds of skills apprentices will learn.
Qualifications

Apprentices will achieve a practical (or 'competence') qualification:

  • Diploma in ICT Professional Competence
  • Diploma in ICT Professional Competence (PROCOM)
  • Diploma in Professional Competence for IT and Telecoms Professionals
  • Diploma in Professional Competence for IT and Telecoms Professionals (PROCOM)

Apprentices will also achieve a theory-based (or 'knowledge') qualification:

  • Certificate in ICT Systems and Principals
  • Certificate in ICT Systems and Principles
  • Certificate in ICT Systems and Principles for Advanced Bowman Apprentices
  • Certificate in ICT Systems and Principles for IT Professionals (PROCOM - Technical)
  • Certificate in IT
  • Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
  • Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles for IT Professionals
  • Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles for Professionals
  • Diploma in ICT Systems Support
  • Diploma in IT
  • Diploma in Open Systems Computing
  • Extended Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
  • Extended Diploma in IT
  • Introductory Diploma in IT
  • Subsidiary Diploma in IT

Your chosen training provider can advise you about the qualifications open to apprentices as they can change depending on individual and other circumstances.

Professional registration
None specified.