Anyone who needs the understanding of and competency in the essential digital skills they need for life. It will enable learners to engage with digital services and products in everyday life.
|Qualification name||Essential Digital Skills|
|Course type||Classroom based|
|Course start date||Flexible|
|Cost description||Adult Funding is available to eligible learners over the age of 19 who do not have a level 1 (GCSE Grade D or 3) IT qualification Please ask for details|
Must be 19 years plus Unemployed or Employed Does not have an IT qualification at Level 1 (GCSE Grade C or 4) •Be able to turn on a device, use the available controls on my device, interact with the home screen on my device • Understand that the internet allows me to access information and content and that I can connect to it through Wi-Fi • Be able to connect my device to a safe and secure Wi-Fi network • Be able to connect to the internet and open a browser to find and use websites
Being safe and responsible online and on digital devices Using digital devices and handling information Creating and editing Digital communication Transacting digitally
Classroom Based at a venue or vis Microsoft TEAMS tutor led classes.
Writing materials and paper/notebook Laptop/Tablet (phone screen not suitable)
145 minutes assessment over the 2 taught sections
Progress onto different subject courses that require you to have a IT qualification
Join an Apprenticeship that requires Level 1 qualifications
Register on higher level IT qualifications
Progress in work