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Certificate in Principles for Digital Skills in Employment (FREE Distance Learning Course) - Level 2

Overview

The aim of this qualification is to increase the awareness of the importance of digital skills in modern society and to help learners improve their knowledge and capability in digital skills. 

This qualification will benefit anyone who already works in a role where digital skills are used and will support those who wish to improve their digital skills and progress into a role where these skills are required.

Start dates and fees

This course is currently free for adults aged 19 and over and living within an eligible postcode.  

Please note, if you fail to reach the end of the course, you may be subject to a £125 admin fee.

What will I study?

This course is made up of a series of mandatory units:

  • Communication and productivity
  • Developing digital career skills
  • Digital device safety awareness
  • Digital security
  • Management of information

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements, however learners should have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy and numeracy or equivalent.

 

How long is the course?

Total time to achieve this qualification is 140 hours.

Guided Learning hours with a tutor make up 113 of this time, with a further 27 hours for leaners to complete aspects of their assessment portfolio in their own time.

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How will I be assessed?

The qualification is assessed by internally set and marked assessments subject to external quality assurance.

All learning outcomes and assessment criteria must be met to achieve a Pass – there is no grading.

What can I progress onto?

  • Level 2 Certificate in IT User Skills
  • Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Business Administration
  • Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Customer Service
  • Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Team Leading

Careers

There isn't currently career information listed for this course.

How do I apply?

All you need to do is press the 'Sign up now' button below and fill in our online form.

We will then send you an electronic enrolment form to complete and return to us.

Once we have received your form, we'll send you details on how to access the online courses. It's that simple!

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