Exam Board: Gateway (Entry level 3 & Level 1)
You must be 19+ years of age by 31 August 2020. You have to have been a resident in the European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 years or be a family member of an EEA national.
If you are interested in a course please fill in the form at the bottom of this page or call us on 01724 297146. If you are a customer of the Jobcentre, please ask your work coach for a direct referral.
Content & Overview
This course will teach you how to use ICT (computers). The content is based on the government’s national standards for essential digital skills.
- Using devices and handling information
- Creating and editing documents
- Being safe and responsible online
Adults who are looking to learn, update or refresh their knowledge of computers.
Classroom and online teaching and learning. You will mainly be using a laptop computer.
You will be required to attend an information session the week before the course starts. An initial assessment identifies if you have any learning support needs.
Course information sessions:
|06.01.21||9.30pm – 2pm||Engineering UTC|
|13.01.21||9.30pm – 2pm||Engineering UTC|
|20.01.21||Wednesday||9.30am – 2pm||8 weeks||Engineering UTC||Fully funded|
An individual learning plan will provide you with the structure and level of learning for the course. Your progress during the course is assessed using question and answer, observation and computer tasks. You will be given regular verbal and written feedback. You will be assessed with an online computer-based test at the end of the course.
Upon successful completion of this course, you can progress onto further courses such as ECDL (European Computer Driving Licence) at Level 1 or 2
Please bring a notepad and a pen.