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IT Technician

IT Technician is a full time course which runs for a duration of two years. During the first year, successful learners gain a solid understanding of information technology and computer networking as they complete a full award at QQI Level 5.

In the second year of the course successful learners can gain industry standard and globally recognized IT qualifications from CISCO, Microsoft and Comptia.

This is a modern dynamic course that offers students the opportunity to acquire the essential skills needed to gain employment in the thriving IT sector.

Course Content

Year 1

Networking Essentials, Database Methods, Information and Communication Systems, Spreadsheet Methods, The Internet, Web Authoring, Communications and Work Experience. 

Year 2

Comptia A+, Microsoft Certified IT Professional, Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS), CISCO (CCENT) and Train the trainer QQI level 6.

Duration

2 Years

Entry Requirements

All individuals who present for this course must be over 21 years of age and in receipt of a social welfare payment for a minimum of six months. All potential candidates must be interviewed and have a keen interest in IT.

Career Opportunities

Computer Networking, IT support, Computer Maintenance or opportunities to gain advanced entry to further and higher education courses.

How to Apply

Apply online here or email vtos@cdcfe.com for more information.

IT Technician
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