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Course information

Course Summary

The Level 2 Digital Skills Certificate is a nationally recognised qualification. The course will improve your understanding of computers and promotes efficient use of software. The course opens up a variety of opportunities through the broad range of skills it provides. The qualification provides proof of ability and competence when working with Digital Systems.

The course builds on your existing knowledge and use of IT to give you intermediate-level skills in a range of everyday applications.

Course Code:N3809
Study Type:Short Cour
Academic Level:Level 2
Course Length

Taught over 24 hours in one week

Course Detail

This qualification is designed for anyone who is looking to gain knowledge and skills of core IT user skills and software applications to progress their learning in IT, or any subject where IT skills are required. This qualification covers core IT User skills and applications commonly used in many organisations.

Completing this qualification will improve your basic Office skills to a more advanced level, including automation, while improving your understanding of IT software and hardware. It will teach you the basics of programming and also teach you how to work with a networked computer system confidently and effectively.

  • Digital Safety and Security
  • Automation in Office Programs
  • Computer Networks
  • Hardware and Software
  • Programming Fundamentals
Entry Requirements

Prospective students will need to complete an initial assessment to assess eligibility. You will need Level 1 Digital Skills or equivalent.

Your Next Steps

Successful completion will demonstrate that you have good core IT skills for general employment. You may also wish to progress to a Level 3 course such as Access to Computing.