Cloud Services - February Start

Award Computing & Digital

Course Details

Subject Area
Computing & Digital
Age Group

City Campus Manchester
(Part Time Non Released - 15 weeks)

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This course explores the fundamentals of cloud services and the delivery
models associated with them, as well as the practical element of setting up cloud
services and cloud security issues. While completing this qualification you will have the opportunity to apply solutions to real-life scenarios.

There is no specific prior knowledge a learner must have for this course. However, learners may find it helpful if they've already achieved a Level 2 qualification related to computing.
L2 functional skills or GCSE in English and maths would be desirable, however applicants can be assessed on an individual basis for past experiences. Overseas qualifications will also be considered.

You will sit an online test on campus at the end of your course which will be assessed by Edexcel.

This course could help you start a career in areas such as:
- Cyber Security
- Networking
- Service Management
- Cloud Consultant
- Delivery Architect
- Security test engineer
Should you wish to further your studies after completing this course, we also offer L3 Diplomas for those who want to learn more about how devices function and network and security requirements. Learners can then progress on to degree-level study with our higher education partner, UCEN Manchester. Students progressing from The Manchester College will receive a cash award through the Achievers Scholarship.

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This course is funded by the GM Skills Fund, therefore free to learners aged 19+ who haven't already achieved a first or second full Level 3 qualification.
If you are not eligible for the GM Skills Fund and need help with affording this course, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government. Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.

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