Information Technology and Computing
With 129,000 new IT recruits needed every year up until 2020 this sector is growing at a rapid pace and demand for skilled IT employees has never been higher.
Our courses are structured to give you the best practical experience in your chosen area delivered by tutors who are all industry experts.
The North East is home to a diverse business base of well-established global names from Sage, Accenture and Hewlett-Packard to Orchard Software and Scott Logic.
We offer beginner (Level 1), intermediate (Level 2) and advanced (Level 3) courses in Creative and Technical IT, Computer Science, Software Development, Networking and Systems Support and a Pre Apprenticeship in Application Specialists.
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You’ll study at our Baltic Campus which incorporates some of the best educational facilities in the UK and includes up-to-date IT equipment and the latest software. We have recently invested £150,000 into new IT equipment and software.
We have strong industry links with local companies such as 3D Creative business vector 76. These strong links ensure we are providing you with the industry input and skills employers are looking for.
Our computing courses are designed to give you the knowledge and practical skills you need to apply technology in a workplace and demonstrate your abilities to employers. You will be set live projects by employers, giving you real industry experience and strengthening your CV.
We’ve just been named the best college in the North East, the third best in the whole country and been awarded Outstanding by Ofsted.
Why? Because we put everything we’ve got into making sure our students succeed.