Lewis College is an Accredited OCR Centre and brings you the OCR Advanced Level 3 Diploma in Administration

OCR Advanced Level 3 Diploma in IT User Skills (ITQ)

If you are looking for an online course that will give you advanced IT user skills and a qualification to prove that you have them then the OCR Advanced Level 3 Diploma in IT could be for you.  This qualification is especially relevant if you currently work in an office environment making use of Microsoft Office.  Whilst the course is based on Office the principals that you will learn can be applied to other similar software and applications.


Upon successful completion of this online course including external moderation by OCR you will be awarded the OCR Advanced Level 3 Diploma in IT(ITQ).

We are an official OCR Centre. OCR is a leading UK awarding body, providing qualifications for learners of all ages. Visit OCR for more information.

Course Content

The OCR Advanced Level 3 Diploma in IT is predominantly based around the Microsoft Office suite, and covers the following modules;

Word Processing Software – Word

Spreadsheet Software – Excel

Using Email – Outlook

Personal Information Management Software – Outlook

Presentation Software – PowerPoint

Desktop Publishing – Publisher

Database Software – Access

Using the Internet – IE/Edge/Chrome/Safari

Improving Productivity Using IT – Windows

Study at Home - Assessed in the Workplace

All of the learning for this diploma can be done at home.  At the end of each module is an assessment which you need to complete in your workplace.  You will need a witness to confirm that the work is all your own.

Length of Course

The standard timetable for this course is 9 months but you have up to 12 months to complete it.  This allows for holidays (yours and The College’s) and gives you greater flexibility.

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