Computer Literacy and Information Technology (CLAIT) (Level 1 Certificate for IT Users)
CLAIT is a qualification designed to allow anyone with little experience in computing to gain the underpinning knowledge that will aid their progression in further education or employment.
It is useful for anyone using ICT in a work, education or training environment who is looking for more in-depth knowledge and skills, particularly with the Microsoft Office suite of programs. It evidences practical skills suitable for use in the office or administrative environment or for running your own business and will equip you with a range of transferable skills necessary for the modern workplace. An up-to-date qualification on your CV will increase your employability and enhance your career progression.
Computer Literacy and Information Technology (CLAIT) Plus
This is nationally-recognised qualification, at Level 2, that will demonstrate your capability to use ICT in the workplace at an intermediate level. This course is aimed at people who want to enhance their existing skills in the use of Microsoft office suite of programs, build them to a higher level and gain the ability to perform more complex tasks confidently and accurately.
This is a qualification that will improve your career prospects, demonstrating to employers that you have the appropriate confidence and skills to function effectively and productively in the modern workplace environment.
ICT Functional Skills Level 1
ICT Functional Skills at Level 1 will equip you with the basic practical computer skills required in everyday life, education and the workplace. Using Microsoft Office applications such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint, the Level 1 qualification will provide you with the knowledge and tools needed to find, present and communicate information through ICT in a professional manner. This qualification will improve your career prospects, demonstrating to employers that you have the appropriate confidence and up-to-date skills in the use of ICT.
ICT Functional Skills Level 2
ICT Functional Skills at Level 2 will provide you with the practical skills and competence to apply ICT flexibly to solve problems in everyday life and workplace situations. Using the Microsoft Office suite of programs, this Level 2 qualification focuses strongly on developing your skills and problem-solving ability with tools that will be useful in work, everyday life and further learning.
The emphasis of this course is placed on finding solutions to realistic problems and providing professional results that would be acceptable in the modern workplace. You will also learn how your skills can be transferred to new situations in an appropriate manner. This qualification will improve your career prospects, demonstrating to potential employers that you are confident in the use and application of ICT in today’s workplace environment.
Also available at:
Preston Road Adult Education Centre, Tuesday, 6.00-8.30pm
Endeavour Learning and Skills Centre, Wednesday, 6.00-8.30pm
Preston Road Adult Education Centre, Thursday, 9.30am – 12 noon
Endeavour Learning and Skills Centre, Friday, 9.30am – 12 noon