I’m really enjoying my IT course! I couldn’t have asked for better tutors and teachers and all around staff who are very friendly and helpful2016 Student Survey
At HRC you’ll have access to the latest hardware and specialist software, including an Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, RPG software, 3D modelling software, new robot kit, the latest Cisco equipment and suites of Macs and PCs.
The mix of hands-on practical classes, alongside modules such as IT troubleshooting and repairs, or planning and managing computer projects, will help you to discover which areas of the industry you enjoy the most.
A mix of work experience opportunities and in-house projects will be available to help prepare you for work. The team at HRC have excellent relationships with local, national and international companies who can offer placements. You will also have the chance to test out your expertise in projects within HRC and the community. For example, the eBuddy Project joined up HRC IT students with active retiree group The University of the Third Age (U3A), giving students the opportunity to teach U3A members how to use smartphones and tablets.
Key Employability Skills
- Good numeracy
- Understanding of business
- Team work