This course is designed to develop your digital skills for both work and at home. Increasing numbers of employers expect their employees to have a working knowledge of digital skills.?
The course covers five key areas:?
Handling information: understanding how to work with files and folders.?
Creating and editing: developing word processing skills.? Understanding how to create and edit spreadsheets, understanding excel formulas, etc.?
Communication: understanding electronic communication such as email and videocall.?
Safety and Security: Developing the skills to work safely online and reducing the dangers of security breaches.?
Troubleshooting: learning to deal with basic technical problems.??
You may wish to progress onto the Level 1 Award in Progression (I.T. /Digital Skills). Your tutor will give you appropriate advice and guidance.
You must complete a course workbook. Successful learners will gain the Gateway Entry 3 award in Progression (Digital Skills for Work).
You must be prepared to complete small homework assignments at home.