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 again the Gateway Entry 3 award in Progression (Digital Skills for Work).
You must be prepared to complete small homework assignments at home.
10:30am - 1:00pm