The qualification is designed for a learner who is looking to gain an introduction to basic IT User Skills in order to progress to further training / learning. It is ideal for learners with little/no understanding in the use of IT and provides a learner with the skills and knowledge needed to continue to the next level of IT User Training or a non IT discipline where basic IT skills are required, such as administration.
ECDL (European Computer Driving Licence) is the internationally recognised qualification which enables people to demonstrate their competence in a wide range of computer skills.
What will I study?
This qualification is a combination of the modules listed below:
- Word processing
- Spread sheet software
- Presentation software
- Database software
- Improving Productivity Using IT
- Setting up an IT System
- Optimise IT System Performance
- IT Security for Users
- Using Collaborative Technologies
- Audio Software
For ECDL Advanced or Level 3 ECDL Award qualifications, it is expected learners will have completed an ITQ at either level 1 or 2. However, that is not a mandatory requirement.
Learners must be employed by organisations located in Greater Manchester or Lancashire.