BTEC Diploma in ICT Systems & Principles L3
Computer Hardware, Operating Systems, Troubleshooting, Networking and Cyber Security

BTEC Level 3 ICT Specialist Diploma


Qualification: BTEC Diploma in ICT Systems & Principles L3
Awarding Body: Pearson Edexcel
QAN: 501/1435/9
Duration: 240 Hours.
QCF Credits: 40.


Assessments are conducted remotely. This will be a mix of assignments submitted via the online learning interface and short video clips to document your practical work.

BTEC ICT Specialist Level 3: Contents


Computer Systems & Maintenance

Learn to build computers to custom specifications. Support, maintain and secure Windows 10 & 11 systems.


Network Principles

Understand the function of network devices, protocols and standards.



Learn to find and fix issues with computer hardware, software and networks.


Practical Networking

Work with Windows Servers and Active Directory, configure IPv4 and IPv6 networks, setup Group Policy and manage User Rights.


Cyber Security

Identify vulnerabilities & threats, learn about network hardening, physical security, access control, forensics, firewalls and cryptography.


Cloud Based

Learn practically by accessing real devices in the cloud.

CompTIA Security+

Supplied course material also covers Security+ SY0-601 objectives.

BTEC ICT Specialist Diploma Enrolment

Our unique delivery system blends the flexibility of online learning, whilst ensuring practical skill development.

Payment Plans

Those working on a tight budget can choose a monthly payment plan (no credit checks required) to spread the cost and start learning from just £44.

Flexible Registration

To further reduce the cost of enrolment you can access the course material now and pay your BTEC registration when you are ready to begin the certification process.

Hardware Add-on

As an optional extra our hardware pack can be selected which includes a brand new computer base unit and a basic toolkit for use with your practical work.

Live Labs Add-on

Access to cloud-based Azure Virtual Machines is included with all enrolments for practical work. Optional Add-on labs for related certifications are also available