Course overview

Digital skills are abilities that help us use computers and the internet effectively. They include tasks like sending emails, using social media, creating documents and presentations, and searching for information online. Learning digital skills helps us in work, school, and everyday life. It's important to know how to stay safe online and protect personal information too. Some digital skills to study are basic computer operations, internet navigation, using office software, online communication, and cybersecurity basics. These skills make it easier to stay connected, find information, and succeed in the modern digital world, this course will help you learn digital skills to study.

Course description

In this course, you will learn essential digital skills that empower you to confidently navigate the world of computers and the internet. These skills are like tools that make using technology easier and more beneficial in various aspects of your life – at work, school, and even in everyday activities.

Imagine being able to send emails, connect with friends on social media, create important documents and presentations, and find information online with ease. These are all part of digital skills, and by acquiring them, you'll become a more proficient and efficient digital explorer.

One key focus of this course is equipping you with the knowledge to stay safe while exploring the vast online realm. You'll discover how to protect your personal information and make informed decisions to ensure a secure online experience.

We will delve into fundamental digital skills that form the building blocks of your digital journey. You'll become familiar with basic computer operations, enabling you to navigate your device with confidence. Navigating the internet will become second nature, as you learn to find information quickly and efficiently.

Develop confidence office software, such as word processors and presentation tools. You'll also master online communication, allowing you to connect with others effectively and professionally.

Moreover, you will gain insights into the basics of cybersecurity – understanding how to safeguard your digital presence from potential threats and ensuring your online interactions are secure.

By the end of this course, you'll be well-equipped to embrace the digital world with confidence and competence. You'll find it easier to connect with others, access information, and accomplish tasks in our modern, technology-driven society. Whether you're a beginner or looking to enhance your existing skills, this course is your gateway to mastering essential digital skills that are becoming increasingly vital in today's fast-paced world.

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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