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Study Computing, Software Engineering, Forensic Computing and Cyber Security  

From post-GCSE courses to university level education and apprenticeships, we’ll help nurture your talent and springboard your computing career.

Introduction to computing courses

Level 3 courses

Computing Apprenticeships

University Level courses

Cutting-edge technology and kit 

This isn’t your average computer room.

Discover cutting-edge technology to hone your skills with raspberry pi; drones; virtual reality headsets; forensic commercial software toolkit; near-to-real world crime scene investigation; network simulation software; physical network equipment including mobile networking lab, cameras and phones; defence and attack lab – the list of kit goes on!

We can't get any better at what we do with NCSC Gold status 

We've been recognised by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) as a Gold Status cyber security course provider for the quality and delivery of our cyber security courses. 

Unrivalled employer connections 

Make a great first impression at our industry days where you’ll meet potential employers. We welcome guest speakers from the likes of Northgreen Security, Microfocus, Arcturus Security and Dr. Mathew Evans from PwC.

Employers provide invaluable advice on sector careers, and what it’s like to really work in the sector - our students have secured work placements with them too.   

Digital Infrastructure T Level 

T Levels combine academic education with a work experience placement. The Digital Infrastructure T level has been designed with employers to ensure that the course content is aligned to what businesses really need.

Students commit to an industry placement of at least 45 days in their chosen industry, working on live projects. 

Introduction to Computing Courses

Computing Level 1

Computing Extended Certificate


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Computing Level 3 Courses

Cyber Security Technician Apprenticeship Level 3


Information Communications Technician Apprenticeship Level 3


Software Testing Apprenticeship Level 4


Computing Apprenticeships - Explore Your Career Pathway

Digital Infrastructure T Level


Forensic Computing & Cyber Security


Software Engineering & Web App Development


University Level Courses

Computing HNC


Computing HND


Infomation Technology Degree


Student Stories

Holly Lyne

HND (Level 5)

Digital Forensics and Cyber Security

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Holly Lyne

HND (Level 5)

Digital Forensics and Cyber Security

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Why Gloucestershire College?

We guide any ambitious and motivated person on their journey through education and their career, by providing the right environment that encourages and nurtures individual talents.

Our industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching team provide our students with the skills businesses truly need.

We are here to help

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90% of students would recommend GC and 95% said that the teaching on their course was good.

Ofsted has rated us good.

  • We offer industry relevant facilities
  • Our lecturers are passionate subject specialists
  • Employers value our students' skills

We'll look after you. We have dedicated teams to help you and a great Learning Mentor scheme.