ICT Level 1

Do you want to develop your IT skills to be confident to work in an administrative role and make yourself more attractive to employers?  You will gain a Functional Skills qualification in ICT which will cover – email and file management – presenting information in the correct format – designing professional looking posters – using Excel to make calculations and design charts – maintaining a secure network – taking into account relevance, bias and copyright when using information.

In line with new government guidelines and COVID 19 regulations, this course will be delivered online via Zoom. Key resources will be accessible via any digital device including smart phone, tablet and PC/laptop. Full support including 1:1s with your tutor will be provided.

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

Interact with and use an ICT system to meet needs and solve problems e.g. to display data in a graph, or organise information 

Demonstrate understanding of the need to stay safe when using ICT e.g. minimise the risk of computer viruses

Apply editing, formatting and layout techniques to meet needs using different software applications 

Access a search engine and find a job or course of your choice 

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