The purpose of this qualification is to allow learners to demonstrate understanding of, and competency in, digital literacy skills. It will help learners progress to a work role where digital literacy skills are required. The objectives of this qualification are to enable learners to:
Apply digital skills in personal and business situations
Understand how to maintain safety and security when using data and devices
Find and use information
Use digital resources to facilitate own learning and career progression
Communicate socially and professionally using technology
Use word processing software to create straightforward text and documents
Who is this qualification for?
There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this qualification. However, learners may find it helpful if they’ve already achieved an entry level qualification in ICT. This qualification is suitable for learners aged 16+ and who are currently in receipt of benefits. The objective of this qualification is to prepare learners for employment.
This part of the course is delivered over 5 days.