Courses - Level 1, 2 & 3

Level 1 Digital - Introductory Digital Programme 

This course is ideal for students who wish to pursue a career in Social Media Management and Digital Marketing, providing a great introduction into the world of digital technology. Students who complete the Level 1 Diploma often progress onto Level 2 to become trained IT Technicians, Software/Web Developers or Digital Marketers.

Level 1 Hardware - Introductory CompTIA Strata Programme 

Do you wish to pursue a career in IT? This course will enable learners to receive a great introduction into the world of technology. The certificate can be used as a stepping stone to higher certifications in CompTIA and Microsoft; the two most highly recognised industry IT standards in the world.

*Entry Requirements
- A minimum of 4 GCSE passes at grades D - E
- Entry level 3 in English or Maths, or progression from ESOL
- Aged between 16 -18
- Completed college assessment
- Successful interview


 

Level 2 Hardware - Intermediate Diploma in ICT Systems & Principles for IT Professionals Programme 

Want to develop a career in IT as an IT Technician, Microsoft Technical Associate in Networking, IT Customer Support and much more? If you enjoy the mechanics of building and repairing PCs, then this is the course for you. 

Level 2 Software - Technical Certificate in Digital Technologies (Software & Application) 

Developed with employers and education providers offering a unique blend of hands-on technical skills, transferable ‘soft’ skills and workplace behaviours. The only course in the UK with it's very own Samsung Digital Academy - using the latest devices to test and practice coding. 

Level 2 Social Media - Technical Certificate in Digital Technologies (Web & Social Media) 

A brand new course for the next generation of Web Developers, Social Media Managers and Digital Marketers. If you are looking to start a career in Social Media and Digital Marketing then this will teach you the principles of Social Media and Website Development, along with Design, Creation and Hosting. 

*Entry Requirements
- A minimum of 5 GCSE passes at grades A* - D
- English or Maths at grade D, or Functional Skills in Applied Communications, or where appropriate Applied Numeracy at Level 1, or a Gateway Certificate/Diploma at Level 1 with Functional Skills Level 1
- Aged between 16 -18
- Completed college assessment
- Successful interview


 

Level 3 Networking - Advanced Diploma in ICT Systems Principles for IT Professionals Programme 

For students wishing to pursue a career in IT this course will give the knowledge and understanding that is required for success within the industry. Providing qualifications from both Cisco and Microsoft, along with a Level 3 Diploma that will enable learners to advanced in the IT world. 

Level 3 DEC - Diploma in Designing, Engineering and Constructing a Sustainable Built Environment Programme 

This qualification will teach current issues relating to the built environment, as well as applying scientific methods to real problems in civil engineering and building design. Activities include sketching, model making, written activities, presentations, calculations, research and the use of design software Auto Desk Revit. Lessons are varied in the classroom and outdoor for those who enjoy being active both mentally and physically. 

Level 3 Software - Advanced Technical Certificate in Digital Technologies Programme (Year 1) 

During this course students will learn to manage software development projects, test end user requirements, develop Social Media for Business activities and run Digital Marketing campaigns. Ideal if you want to progress onto Level 3 (Year 2) programmes. 

*Entry Requirements
- A minimum of 5 GCSE passes at grades A* - C, including English and Maths, OR 
- Successful completion of Level 2 course with Functional Skills in English or Maths, OR 
- A recognised qualification precursor qualification with Functional Skills in English or Maths  
- Aged between 16 -18
- Completed college assessment
- Successful interview


 

Level 3 Applications - Advanced Technical Extended Diploma in Digital Technologies Programme (Year 2)

From being able to manage software development projects and test end user requirements, this course provides learners with the opportunity to develop skills, knowledge and understanding needed for Application Development.

Level 3 Social Media - Advanced Technical Extended Diploma in Digital Technologies Programme (Year 2)

This course provides students the skills and knowledge needed for an advanced understanding of Web Design and Social Media for e-Commerce. 

Level 3 Cyber Security - Advanced Technical Extended Diploma in Digital Technologies Programme (Year 2)

Learn how to recognise data threats, security breeches, data encryption and ethical hacking. An advanced course for those seeking a career in Cyber Security, Network Support or Security Architecture. 

*Entry Requirements
- Learner must have completed City & Guilds Advanced Advanced Technical Certificate in Digital Technologies Programme (Year 1)

*Some course entry requirements may vary, overseas equivalent qualifications will also be considered.
To find out more please call 020 8532 3400 or email info@digitalskillsuk.com

These courses are taught in conjunction with Newham College, click here to find out more.