Course overview

Gain access to the essentials of modern life through vital digital skills in this beginner-friendly course. Tailored for those lacking confidence in using laptop computers, this program equips beginners with fundamental skills. Learn to access services, apply for jobs, save work, and ensure online safety. The course targets individuals who have limited laptop experience and seek greater proficiency. Dive into the digital era, building confidence and competence in utilizing technology to navigate various aspects of contemporary living. Join this this course to unlock the potential of digital tools and enhance your ability to engage with today's interconnected world.

Course description

Take a journey of personal growth on our 9-week digital skills course, carefully designed for beginners to become competent in using laptops or desktops. This comprehensive program explores essential digitals skills such as online searching, file saving, and emailing, creating documents and more. Designed to accommodate various learning goals, whether you aspire to enhance service access or improve employability prospects, this course is designed to meet your unique needs.

Upon completion, you'll not only possess heightened confidence and a secure understanding of navigating digital devices but also witness a tangible improvement in your day-to-day capabilities. This course serves as a gateway to a more digitally adept future, where the possibilities are vast and accessible.

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 alternative financial help to access them then let us know.

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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