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Qualification name Certificate In IT User Skills (ITQ)
Qualification level 2
Awarding organisation Gateway Qualifications Limited
Course type Classroom based
Course hours Part-time
Course start date 13th September 2022
Cost £250.00
Attendance pattern Daytime

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

**This course may be FREE if you are claiming benefits or on a low income, please contact us for more details** The aim of the IT User Skills Certificate is to recognise the application of a range of practical ICT skills and knowledge in life, learning and the workplace.

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

There are no entry requirements. However, you will be required to complete a brief assessment to ensure that the course is suitable for you.

View the key features of this course.

Gaining this qualification will enable you to improve your competency in: The basics – security and safety: passwords, viruses, storage and file management The Internet and email – searching, sending and receiving emails, contacts lists, and organising your inbox Word processing – entering, editing and formatting text and documents, inserting tables and graphics Spreadsheets – entering, editing, sorting and filtering data, formatting

Understand how the course will be delivered.

You will be assessed continually through the development of an individual learning plan. You will build a portfolio of evidence for each topic, showcasing your skills, and present the evidence in a portfolio which is assessed by your tutor and externally by the exam board. There is no formal end exam as the assessment is based on the completion of an evidence-based portfolio.

Find out what material you will need.

It would be advantageous to have your own electronic device for word processing e.g. a laptop or a PC and access to the Internet so that you can continue to develop your skills at home, but this is not essential. There are no additional costs involved.

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

You will be assessed continually through the development of an individual learning plan. You will build a portfolio of evidence for each topic, showcasing your skills, and present the evidence in a portfolio which is assessed by your tutor and externally by the exam board. There is no formal end exam as the assessment is based on the completion of an evidence-based portfolio.


What you do next is up to you:


Use the skills you learn in work, study or everyday life

Use those skills to help you succeed in any future course of study that you may be considering

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Name DERBY COLLEGE @ ILKESTON
Address Field Road
Ilkeston
Derbyshire
DE7 5RS
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Email enquiries@derby-college.ac.uk
Phone 0800 028 0289
Website https://www.derby-college.ac.uk

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