Level 3 – Certificate in Information Technology


computer robotBTEC Level 3 Certificate in Information Technology (Computing) qualification gives you the knowledge, understanding and skills that are need to prepare for employment or further qualifications. 

Course Code: L3C-C01
Course & BTEC Reg Fees: £625.00 
Format: On-line
Award: BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Information Technology
Accreditation: EDEXCEL
Study Time /  duration: Flexible –  up to 180 Hours / 12 months
Requirements: Age-Min. 18 Yrs

BTEC Level 3 Certificate in IT (Worth up to 28 new UCAS points) 

Jobs in the IT (computing) sector include system analysts, programmers, graphic and web designers and technical support staff. They all need to apply a wide range of skills to work from specifying project requirements, developing solutions, designing and programing software; to installing, testing and maintaining hardware and software and that will operate without failure. This IT certificate can be a starting step into this very exciting and challenging area of work.

On successful completion of a BTEC Level 3 in IT qualification, you can progress into or within employment and/or continue their study in the same vocational area. This certificate provides content and structures that help learners to acquire the skills and knowledge needed to work as professionals in the IT sector.

The BTEC Level 3 Certificate is a qualification which can provides a vocational emphasis and is broadly equivalent to one GCE AS Level. It is also suitable for more mature learners, who wish to follow a vocational programme of study as part of their continued professional development or who want to move to a different area of employment. The IT certificate is fully accredited by Edexcel and currently offers the following 3 units:

  1. Communications & Employability Skills for IT
  2. Computer Systems
  3. Event Driven Programming

 If you just want more information or wish to simply study a single unit, then click any of the above units. They can be studied as a standalone TECOL BTEC Level 3 Award in IT (Computing)

Select ‘Add to cart’ below to start your Certificate enrolment£625:


Select ‘Add to cart’ below, if you would prefer to pay by direct debit. You can pay £100 deposit, followed by 10 x £60 monthly payments. (We will contact you with direct debit arrangements)


Note, if you already have a BTEC level 3 Award, you can upgrade to a level 3 Certificate by completing only 2 additional units from the above. During your enrolment process, we will confirm with you your choice of units. Select cart below for Certificate upgrade enrolment:


Each unit is further split into 4 sections to make studying easier via our online Moodle education platform. You will be assessed with 2 assessments that your tutor will send you, so there is no large end of course exam. Also remember you have 12 months of access to your tutor to take you every step of the way

Note all course prices now includes BTEC registration fee