Computing & ICT

Are you interested in working with technology in the Computing and ICT industries? Then Buxton & Leek College is your next step towards a rewarding and successful career.

We are a CISCO approved centre in computing and IT and have fully equipped computer suites with the latest software and programmes. Opportunities to attend the Insomnia Gaming Festival means that our students can meet games developers and designers.

Whilst studying, you will explore the essentials of IT and cyber security as well as how to build IT systems and create computer networks.

As well as providing you with the skills and confidence to pursue your chosen career within the industry, our programmes help to enhance your CV. Alongside building industry knowledge in tutorials, you can enter international skills competitions and complete work placements with local companies.

From becoming an IT Technician or Website Developer to a Software Engineer or Computer Game Designer, it’s incredible how far a course at BLC can take you.

Many of our former students have progressed into higher education to study in specialised areas such as game design or they have secured employment.

You will learn from CISCO accredited instructors and network specialists with vast teaching experience, and qualifications and professional experience in cyber security, networking, and technical support.

Whether you are deciding on your next steps after school, already working in the Computing and ICT industries or you would like a career change, we offer a variety of programmes to suit your needs and help you into your dream career.

Take a look at the Virtual tour of our campuses and facilities here.

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