6th July - 29th July 2022

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Part-time Residential at the College  (3 days, 2 nights each week x 4 weeks)

Now, more than ever, products and services have moved online and it seems to be increasingly difficult to access them.  This qualification will give you an understanding of, and competency in, the essential digital skills you need for every day life and it will enable you to engage with those essential digital services and products that are often sold online only.  You will also be introduced to a range of websites and given the knowledge of how to engage with them confidently and safely.

About Entry Level 3 Digital Skills

You will cover the following digital skills:

  • Being safe and responsible online and on digital devices
  • Using digital devices and handling information
  • Creating and editing
  • Digital communication
  • Communicating with people digitally

By the end of the course, you will have a good understanding of essential digital skills which will improve your efficiency and productivity.

The course will also focus on the study of digital skills and will:

  • Offer breadth and depth of study, incorporating a key core of knowledge  and skills
  • Provide opportunities to acquire a number of essential digital skills to build digital skills for everyday life and build digital skills for work

About Level 1 Digital Skills

If you already have a knowledge of basic digital skills you can improve your skills up to a Level 1 standard on this course and you will start to learn and apply the following:

  • Being safe and responsible online and on digital devices
  • Using digital devices and handling information
  • Creating and editing
  • Digital communication
  • Transacting digitally

Fees 

This course is free to all learners and is not dependent on income.

Entry Requirements 

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. All we ask is for you to have the willingness to learn and be supportive of others in the class.

Level 

Entry-level 3/Level 1

Progression 

Learners who achieve the Entry Level 3 qualification could progress to our Level 1 Essential Digital Skills course starting 18th May 2022.  More information can be found below:

Essential Digital Skills - Level 1

Learners who achieve the Level 1 qualification could progress to our IT for the Workplace course 4th - 6th May 2022 (3 days, 2 nights).  More information can be found below:

IT for the Workplace