Course overview

The Entry Level Digital Skills for ESOL course is tailored for English language learners who wish to develop basic digital skills. This course covers fundamental computer operations, internet usage, and essential software applications, all while enhancing your English language proficiency. Ideal for beginners, it aims to equip you with the digital literacy needed for everyday tasks, further learning, and employment opportunities. Throughout the course, you will learn how to operate a computer, use the internet safely and effectively, and navigate key software applications such as word processors and email. The course content includes practical activities like creating and saving documents, browsing websites, and understanding basic online communication tools.

Course description

The Entry Level Digital Skills for ESOL course is specifically designed for English language learners who are new to using digital technology. This course provides a supportive and interactive environment where you can develop essential digital skills while improving your English language abilities.

Additionally, this course emphasises language support, helping you understand and use the English terminology associated with digital technology. Our experienced tutors will guide you through each step, offering personalised feedback and support to ensure you gain confidence in both your digital and language skills.

By the end of the course, you will be able to perform everyday digital tasks with ease and have a better understanding of how to use technology to support your learning and personal goals. Whether you aim to improve your employability, assist your children with their homework, or simply become more comfortable using digital tools, the Entry Level Digital Skills for ESOL course provides a strong foundation to help you succeed.

You’ll need access to the internet to take this course as your tutor will upload useful materials to Canvas, the WEA’s digital learning platform. You’ll also need a digital device such as a laptop, tablet, or phone.

Your learning is our priority. The WEA is an adult education provider and we pride ourselves on our ability to create a friendly classroom atmosphere, in person and online! Join us and start your journey towards digital literacy today!

What financial support is available?

We don't want anything to stand in your way when it comes to bringing Adult learning within reach so if you need anything to support you to achieve your goals then speak to one of our education experts during your enrolment journey. Most of our courses are government funded but if you don't qualify or need.

What other support is available?

All of our digital content, teaching and learning activities and assessments are designed to be accessible so if you need any additional support you can discuss this with the education experts during your enrolment journey and we will do all we can to make sure you have optimal access.

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