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Essential Digital Skills (Complete Beginner)

Course information

Course Summary

A starter course in using computers for work and home life.


Course Code:N3806
Study Type:Part Time
Academic Level:Entry Level
Course Length

Taught for 2 hours a week over 6 weeks

Next start date: TBC

Course Detail

This starter course will improve your digital skills and understanding of the world of technology. It is for home and work IT users with little or no experience of using digital and IT systems. Become competent, safe and productive developing new skills and building your confidence in the digital arena. Students may then wish to continue onto the Level 1 and Level 2 computing courses.

This course will include the following: Basic MS Office, sending emails, for work as well as video calling, Whats App, Zoom and Teams.

Course Fees

Free to eligible students over 19 and unemployed. Prospective students will need to complete an initial assessment to assess eligibility.

Entry Requirements

Prospective students will need to complete an initial assessment to assess eligibility

Other Information

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Last updated - 24/05/22