Essential Digital Skills

30024L0 | Leigh Adult Learning Centre
Start Date | 09/03/2022
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Is this course for me?

If using computers and getting online is a confusing and daunting experience, this is for you.

What will I study?

This course will introduce all the the jargon around using a computer and navigating the internet. It will introduce basic skills such as buying online, searching for websites and using apps.

How long is the course?

15 weeks

How will I be assessed?

You will undergo a practical online exam. Your tutor will also observe you demonstrating the skills you have learned,

What qualifications do I need?

No formal qualifications needed, but some familiarity with using a computer and selecting icons is needed.

What can I progress onto?

Learners will use this qualification to support applications for employment.

Other Information

Computing and IT tutors have relevant industrial and commercial experience.

Course Fees

16-18 Year Olds 19+ year olds Free for eligible learners? Is Loan Available?
Yes No

Course fees shown are per annum for University Centre courses. Courses lasting longer than one year, fees will be payable per year.

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If you need advice on any financial support that may be available to you, please contact us on or phone 01942 761111

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