IT User Skills Level 1
This practical part-time course will give you good all round skills and improve your confidence in the IT basics and how to apply them in both your personal and professional life.
Level: Level 1
Purpose: Developing IT Skills
Guided Learning Hours: 60
Duration: 20 weeks, Tuesdays 1.00pm – 3.00pm
Next course: To be confirmed
What are the qualifications about?
IT skills are highly valued in further study and in employment and also highly useful in organising your personal life. This course will help you improve your IT productivity and give you the fluency you need from desktop publishing to the internet.
Who are they for?
This course will help you regardless of your current area of work. You might be a work-based learner, an adult returning to study or a student in part-time education.
What do I need?
Ideally you will hold Entry 3 in English and Maths.
Why choose Ruskin College?
Ruskin college is a welcoming and inclusive community, the ideal environment for building your key life and job skills towards a better future.
What sort of things do they cover?
You will cover:
- Word Processing
- Using the Internet
- Spreadsheet Software
- Desktop Publishing
How will I learn and be assessed?
You will be assessed through practical exercises.
How long do they take?
Guided learning hours
Guided learning hours are the hours you spend learning with your training provider or on your own. The guided learning hours for this qualification are:
- Level 1: 60 hours
What jobs could they lead to?
This course will improve you prospects in any industry area, or you will have the option to progress to a Level 2 course.
What would it cost me?
We will help you access financial support if you are entitled to it: find out if you are eligible.