Is for individuals who are…
Interested in achieving the QQI Certificate in IT Essentials Level 6 and prepare for the CompTIA/CISCO A+ Qualification.
Searching for a course that leads to an exciting career in computer technology and a clearly defined career path with the opportunity to progress to higher education.
A Certificate that provides an introduction to the technical skills needed to help meet the growing demand for entry-level ICT Professionals.
Learners will have the skills and knowledge required to take the CompTIA A+/Cisco IT Essentials 5.0 examinations.
Build Your Path To Success
01. Achieve Valuable IT Qualifications
Dorset College is accredited by QQI Quality and Qualifications Ireland, CISCO and CompTIA so you can feel confident that these Awards which are industry-led will provide the recognition you need to progress in your chosen field.
02. Great IT Career
Maximise your career potential as you grow in confidence learning about Information Technology with Qualifications that will set you on your way to a successful career in IT or progress to professional or degree programmes.
03. Excellent Teachers
Learn from friendly and highly qualified industry-experienced teachers who will guide and support you in your development and preparation for the professional examinations and to avail of opportunities in the IT Industry.
- Pass Leaving Certificate or QQI Level 5 Major Award in Information Technology or international equivalent.
- ECDL Standard of Computer Skills.
- The course is open to all with relevant life/work experience.
- English Language Proficiency Test where deemed appropriate or an IELTS score of 6.0.
Certificate in IT Essentials Level 6 Special Purpose Award.
Awarded by: (QQI) Quality and Qualifications Ireland. A credit value of 10 applies to this course.
Option to take the CompTIA A+ 220-901 and 220-902 Examinations at our Online examination Centre at Dorset College.