To develop computer skills which you will be able to use in the work environment.
Courses are usually 1 x 2.5hrs per week.
Adults (19+) who would like to develop their computer skills for everyday life and work and achieve an Level 1 Functional Skills qualification.
Yes, Edexcel Level 1 FS. There is an assessment for each unit. You can do these in the classroom when you are ready. You will have lots of chance to practise the skills you need in class before you do the assessments.
All our ICT courses embed development of study, English, maths and job skills to help prepare you for study at higher levels and improve work prospects.
Your English, maths and IT skills will be assessed before you join the course to make sure that the course is the right level for you.
By the end of the course, learners will be able to:
You could progress to a Level 2 qualification in IT or you may choose to do one of our Business Admin or Accounting qualifications. It could help you to gain employment in an IT office environment or you could use your skills to help set up your own business.
You will be invited to a 1:1 progress review with your tutor. This will take place either half an hour before or after your normal class time.
Paper, pen and ring binder plus, if possible, bring along your own device (smartphone or tablet) to access online resources and apps to support your ICT learning in class. You will also need to be prepared to do some individual work at home between classes.
To improve your progress on the course we expect you to attend on time and every session. If you are unable to attend a session, you will be required to email your tutor with the reason for non-attendance and you will be set work to complete at home.
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