Technical Computing and IT courses

We live in a digital age and this industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in the UK. If you’re interested in computers, we have a range of Technical BTEC IT courses for you to choose from - some of which include networking and game design.


Why Blackburn College?

  • Join the Career Academy and enjoy visiting speakers from the digital world and take part in mentoring and internship opportunities.
  • Benefit from work placement opportunities to enhance your CV or give your university application a boost.
  • Develop games using Unreal Engine - the same software used to develop some of the world's biggest games like Fortnite.
  • Dedicated IT and computing facilities including a gaming room and numerous purpose built computer suites.

Career Opportunities 

Here are just a few of the careers and job roles our students have gone on to do:

  • Database Development
  • Digital Media
  • Games Design
  • IT Administration
  • IT Customer Support
  • IT Sales
  • IT Security
  • Network Administration
  • Software Development
  • Web Development