What does the qualification cover?
You will learn about new technologies, digital devices, and the basics of the internet, spreadsheets and presentation software.
Unit 1 IT User Fundamentals
Unit 2 Using the Internet
Unit 3 Using Email
Unit 4 Using Mobile IT Devices
Unit 7 Presentation Software
Unit 8 Spreadsheet Software
Unit 9 Word Processing Software
Unit 10 The Internet and World Wide Web
Unit 11 Digital Lifestyle
1. Provide opportunities to explore different ways of producing information.
Candidates are able to identify and use their knowledge to find suitable information for their work.
2. Develop skills in using ICT to put together information and communicate ideas and present it in ways that share their ideas with others and improve their own work.
3. Investigate a range of ICT and how it is used.
Candidates are becoming more able to deal with a variety of ICT software and hardware. Learning to tell the difference between software applications of ICT for solving a range of problems. They also gain more confidence when selecting ICT for particular purposes.
4. Encourage candidates to look at their own use of ICT and also its wider use.
Able to discuss their use of ICT in their work and to make connections between their own use and how ICT relates to what is going on in the wider world
Who is it suitable for?
This is an exciting new course designed for the complete beginner. Anyone who is interested in all aspects of IT and IT communications can apply for this course.
What are the entry requirements?
Interview, but no formal qualifications are required
How is it assessed?
Students work is evaluated throughout the course by continuous assessment, comprising of assignments, observed practical skills, which contribute towards a portfolio of evidence
|Start Dates:||Please call 0208 507 7288 or email email@example.com for dates|
|Course & Qualification:||Entry Level 3 ITQ for IT users|
|Duration:||Usually 18 weeks|
|Progression route||Edexcel Level 1 Diploma for IT Users|
On completion of the course we follow up with our students on their next step. Our dedicated career advisors go through all the options that are available to the individual candidate for career development. We assess and help to identify further training needs if relevant or assist them to find work. Our next step activities include but are not limited to;
- Help with writing their CV
- Interviewing tips and practice
- Training candidates on how to use electronic media for work search activities
- Referrals and Introductions to partner and associate companies for work trails, apprenticeships and employment
- Identifying and enrolling candidates on relevant courses top further improve employability skills
- Providing free introduction courses to building enterprises and setting up small businesses
- Introducing relevant candidates to partner and associate companies for further enterprise assistance and funding