Date to be decided

9 weeks (3 days, 2 nights each week)

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Fees

Certificates at Level 2 cost £0, £50 or £100 depending on your income.  You can find out more about our fees here

Level

Level 2

The purpose of this qualification is to allow you to demonstrate understanding of and competency in digital literacy skills. It will help you to progress to a work role where digital literacy skills are required.

During this course you will:

  • understand how to protect devices and data
  • communicate socially and professionally using technology
  • apply digital skills in personal and business situations• use digital resources to facilitate their own career progression

This course is particularly for  you if you are in work or study, or are looking for work or study, in which digital devices and software play an important role.

This course is not for absolute beginners in IT. You will need to be familiar with general digital devices and using software.  Training will be provided in IT skills used at work, such as word processing, spreadsheets, and presentation, web searching, social media, online interaction and online safety.

Modules

Unit 01 Using and managing information.

Unit 02 Keeping yourself and others safe when using digital devices.

Unit 03 Communicating and collaborating online.

Unit 04 Digital career development. You must successfully demonstrate by portfolio assignments your achievement of all learning outcomes of the units as detailed in this qualification specification.

You will be provided with a college laptop while you are at the college only and it would be advantageous but not essential if you have your own laptop to use at home for independent study.

Accreditation

This course is accredited by NCFE

Entry Requirements

If you do not already possess L1 qualifications you will be given an appropriate assessment prior to joining to see what support you might need if you are successfully enrolled onto the course.