There’s no need to be scared of computers anymore! If you only use computers occasionally for browsing the internet or e-mailing, then this short course will help you develop the basic core skills required to make better use of your computer. You will be able to develop basic computer skills and knowledge to become much more confident in your ability to use computers as part of your daily life.
There are 5 modules covered as part of the course to help you develop your skills:
- File Management
- Internet & Email
- Word Processing
This course is designed to build your confidence when using computers and provide you with a foundation on which to build more specific skills at higher levels.
You will be taught in practical sessions with other learners. Your tutor will complete demonstrations and provide support when completing your practical assessments.
You will complete one assessment paper at the end of the course.
On completion of the course, you can progress on to the European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL) Level 1 course.
If you are out of work and in receipt of benefits, the fees for this course may be waived with sufficient evidence and a stamped wavier form. Conditions apply.
This course will run throughout the year, please contact us for the next available start date.
There are no formal entry requirements for this level of study. You will need to attend an IT assessment and show a willingness to learn.