The Award, Certificate and Diploma in Employability and Personal Development are qualifications that help you develop key personal skills, qualities and attitudes required by employers as well as help you to progress in education.
This course also offers an excellent opportunity for beginners to gain practical
experience using a computer.
Introduction to ICT
Introduction to ICT Systems
Introduction to Spreadsheet Software
Introduction to Desktop Publishing
Introduction to Using the Internet
Planning for progression
Searching for a Job
Applying for a Job
There are no formal Entry requirements, however learners should have basic IT skills, this will be checked by Learning Centre staff through question and answer prior to the start of the course. Many learners will progress to this course from the Award in Employability Entry 3.
How is the course assessed:
You will be assessed by a mix of a portfolio of evidence, practical demonstration, assignment and/or task-based controlled assessment.
These qualifications can assist learners' chances of progressing in education and gaining employment in any industry. The skills gained could be a stepping stone to employment in business administration, retail or any other role which requires a basic knowledge of ICT systems.
Start IT (ITQ)
Functional Skills Maths
Functional Skills English
Towards the end of your course you will discuss your progression options with one of our tutors.