To develop candidates' knowledge of standard IT hardware and software, plus their ability to operate equipment correctly and safely.
Develop candidates' knowledge of a range of different software applications and their ability to use different applications effectively to complete tasks.
To develop candidates' ability to manage documents and data.
Encourage progression by assisting the development of skills and knowledge that learners will need to undertake further study.
To achieve the qualification, learners will need to choose 3 out of the following 4 units:
WP Word Processing Software
SS Spreadsheet Software (Excel)
DB Database Software (Access)
PS Presentation Software (Powerpoint)
Level 1 Certificate in IT User Skills
The course runs for two days a week over 5 weeks.