Traineeship - IT User

IT User jobs are in high demand and well remunerated – a traineeship is an ideal way to get started

key information about this course
Programme Start Date:
Qualification Code:
12-24 weeks
Application Deadline:
Awarded By:
City & Guilds
Delivery Through:
Classroom / Work Placement
Guided Learning Hours:
Independent Learning Hours:
Course Introduction

A traineeship is an education and training programme that combines career-based learning with relevant work experience. The aim of the programme is to provide you with the skills and experience that employers are looking for.

This particular traineeship focuses on the IT User Diploma. You’ll study part of the week with us on our Level 2 Diploma and functional skills (maths and English).The remainder of the week will be spent in work experience.

Ideal for

You need to be aged 19-24 and looking to further yourself in order to get a career job in IT. You will have an interest in technology and ICT and be highly motivated to progress your skills and knowledge.

Why Study with ABA
  • We are an approved traineeships provider
  • Our IT trainers are amongst the best in London, with experience across a range of sectors
  • Employers have embraced our approach because our traineeships relate to the sector specific skills they need and to the local employment opportunities
  • We work closely with Local Economic Partnerships and Combined Metropolitan Authorities to relate our traineeships to their identified local economic and skills priorities
Skills you will Acquire
  • After finishing the course, you will be able to develop and demonstrate the knowledge, skills and attributes across a range of IT areas
  • You will also have developed your maths and English skills which employers value highly
What you will Study
Entry Requirements
  • You must be aged 19-24
  • Proof of UK/European citizenship – ID proof or Proof of 3 years of stay in UK (not on international student visa) 
  • Proof of address
  • Previous qualifications details
  • Benefits beneficiary details (if any)
  • Details of any course being pursued elsewhere as of now
Fees & Funding

There is no fee associated with a traineeship. The work experience is not remunerated; however, employers may optionally pay travel and subsistence expenses.

Progression Opportunities
  • The IT User course provides the underpinning knowledge and skills to enable you to extend your competency in further areas, at the same or a higher level
  • Improve your skills by undertaking a higher-level qualification at Level 3
  • This qualification can also lead to an Apprenticeship in Digital IT.

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