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Level 3 Diploma ICT Systems and Principles for IT Professionals CG

The City & Guilds qualification provide underpinning knowledge and recognise skills require to undertake a career within the digital industry such as web, troubleshooting, configuring, installation and networking management in IT.

The course focuses on specialised level IT, where you can strengthen knowledge and recognise skills in Web Developer / IT Technician / Helpdesk Support /Network Engineer /Software Testing/ Databases/Customer Support in the workplace and tailor your knowledge to the specific job role within the digital industry.

The Level 3 programme allows those who are not in employment to progress into a specific job role in the IT Industry or advanced to the Level 4 Diploma / Higher Level Apprenticeship.

The Level 3 Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles serves as technical certificate in the digital industry.

Key Information

  • Course Level

    Level 3

  • Delivery


  • Duration

    1 year

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Some of the topics are:

• Routing/Switching Configuration
• Networking Fundamentals
• System Architecture
• Software Testing
• Database
• Security
• Web Development

Mandatory Unit
• Customer Support Provision


Coursework & practical observation

4 GCSEs at grades 4 – 9 or A* – C including English and Maths.

Level 2 Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles or equivalent.
All applicants must complete an initial assessment in Maths and English and attend an interview

Financial Support

Depending on your situation, you may be able to access a range of financial support available.

Course Fees


We do not currently have fee information available for this course. Please contact us for further information.


Apply or enquire about this course

Please use the following links to make an application or enquiry about this course.


Apply online Make an enquiry Call 0800 358 7575

Information for EU Students

From January 2021, how you apply for a course will change. For more information, read the UK Government's guide for the UK points-based immigration system for EU students (pdf).

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