Overview of the course
On this course you will learn about the following:
- Computer components, identify computer components and get to grips with using a mouse and keyboard effectively. Work with the desktop area and create files and folders
- Word Processing, learn how to input, edit and format text, use Save and Save As facilities and print created documents
- Learn how to use toolbars to carry out tasks
- Learn how to search the internet and use search engines effectively. Understand Internet jargon and the toolbars in Internet Explorer
Who is this course for?
This course is suitable for total beginners or learners who have some IT skills but need to develop their confidence and skills. Learners will ideally be at or working towards Entry level 3 literacy and numeracy or be able to demonstrate equivalent skills.
What can I do after the course?
Learners can progress onto a Next Step in Computer Skills or Functional Skills entry level 1 course.