Advanced Apprenticeship in IT User

IT User

Apprenticeship Framework

Key facts
Level 3
Functional Skills Functional Skills in English ,Maths and ICT
On programme duration Minimum of 18 months
On programme qualification Included within the framework
Who is it for? The Advanced Apprenticeship for IT Application Specialist is an excellent way to gain an industry-recognised qualification, proving competence within your job role.

This qualification is ideal for someone who has specific responsibility for using IT in the workplace. The programme consists of four components which need to be completed in order to achieve the Apprenticeship Framework. These are:

  • Level 3 Diploma in IT User Skills (ITQ)
  • Functional Skills in English, Mathematics and ICT
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills

The NVQ Diploma is vocationally based and will be assessed in the workplace. Functional Skills are not just about knowledge in English, Mathematics and ICT, they are also about knowing when and how to use the knowledge in real life situations.


Level: 3
Teacher: Workbased