Award in 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: 72
Duration: 14 weeks
Next course: 16 September – 10 December 2019
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 give you the fluency you need in spreadsheets, desktop publishing and other software.
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.
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: 72 hours
Usual course length
Completing the Award in IT User Skills Level 1 usually takes:
- 6 weeks
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 3 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.