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Upgrade your skills with our IT, Maths and English courses

Sep 06, 2012

Upgrade your skills with our IT, Maths and English courses

Upgrade Training Courses
Brush up your skills, improve your employment prospects and confidence

 

Functional Skills:

English Level 1 and 2
Maths Level 1 and 2

These courses will lead to an Edexcel qualification at Level 1 and Level 2.  Level 2 is the nearest equivalent to GCSE at grade C and is accepted by universities.  The courses are for those who wish to brush up on their English and Maths skills/GCSEs.  The qualifications will be based on the successful outcome of assessments.

Attendance is twice a week for 10 weeks (50 hours). 
Course fees:  None. 
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Award for IT Users (Start IT) Entry 3

This City & Guilds course is ideal for those who want to enter the job market but who have little or no experience using a computer, or whose knowledge is considerably out of date.  It is made up of three units which cover word processing, spreadsheets and file management. There is an assessment at the end of each unit.

Attendance is twice a week for 9 weeks (45 hours). 
Course fees:  £116 per unit (Fee remission is available for those on benefits).
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Award for IT Users Level 1

This City & Guilds course is ideal for those with some experience of using computers but who have not received any formal IT training that relates to labour market requirements or those who wish to progress from Entry 3. It is offered on a unit by unit basis.  In order to achieve the full Award you need to achieve three units.  The units are: Word, Spreadsheets, Presentation Graphics, Databases. There is an assessment at the end of each unit. 

Attendance is twice a week for 12 weeks (60 hours). 
Course fees:  £155 a unit.  Fee remission is available for those on benefits.
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For further information please contact:

Sue Gingell
Upgrade Training
Tel:  020 8394 8450
Email:  sgingell@nescot.ac.uk


Ten hour tasters

Basic IT
For the absolute beginner – keyboard, mouse, creating documents and saving into different areas

Internet and Email

  • Simple and advanced searches of the internet
  • Creating an email account
  • Sending and receiving emails/attachments

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Interview Skills

  • Preparing for interview
  • Role play and feedback

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Brush Up Maths

  • Do you want to help your children with homework?
  • Do you want to improve your numeracy skills?
  • Join this course - your level, your pace.

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For more information please contact:

Lauren Coope
Upgrade Training
Tel:  0208 394 8450 
Email:  lcoope@nescot.ac.uk


    

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