Microsoft (MTA)

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Personal Learning Accounts

Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Part Time Day

Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone


IT and Networking

Start Date

Courses starting from
01 August 2021



In a nutshell

Using a flexible programme of study built around you, this course will help you learn the fundamentals of IT and take your first step towards a challenging career. MTA exams validate your core knowledge and give you a solid foundation to build on for further MCSA, MCSE and MCSD certifications.

This course is for...

…anyone over 19, in employment and earning less than £29,534 a year.

…your next step towards a career in the ICT sector

…aspiring database designers, software and web developers or network administrators wanting to work with Microsoft technologies.

Course content

The MTA courses cover a wide spectrum of fundamental technical concepts, assess and validate your core technical knowledge and improve your technical credibility.


Most importantly, they allow you to build your career in a number of simple stages:

Step 1 - Skills

Whatever level you’re at, you’ll learn the fundamental ICT skills you need.

Step 2 - Exams

Exploring the exam prep resources, you just need to pass one exam to earn an MTA certification.

Step 3 - Certification

You’ll earn one MTA certification for each exam you take.

Step 4 - Continuing Education

You can broaden your expertise by progressing on to an MCSA or MCSD certification.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements, you just need an interest in the subject.

Additional information

Dates and location will be confirmed after application.

Where can I study Microsoft (MTA)?

Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact us on 01495 333597 / 07485 314832
or email

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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