Course Information
ITQ - Level 1 Award

Course CodeGU8642
Start Date19-Feb-2018
End Date25-Jun-2018
TimesMon 09:30 - 14:00
Fee Details

Course Notes

How will this course benefit me?

This course is designed for people who are actively looking for a job and who want to learn work related tasks using the basic Office applications such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint. This course is also an ideal course to progress to Business Administration Level 1 or ITQ 2

What are the entry requirements?

It is essential that learners have already completed a ITQ Entry or have equivalent skills. You will be required to attend an interview plus initial assessment in literacy, numeracy and IT prior to enrolment on this course.

What will I learn?
You will learn the three main office applications (Word, Excel & PowerPoint)

Word: Use more complex editing techniques
Enter, edit and combine text and other information accurately within word processing documents
Structure information within word processing documents
Use word processing software tools to format and present documents

Excel: Create spreadsheets
Use a spreadsheet to enter, edit and organise numerical and other data
Use appropriate formulas and tools to summarise and display spreadsheet information
Select and use appropriate tools and techniques to present spreadsheet information effectively

PowerPoint: Create a presentation
Input and combine text and other information within presentation slides
Use presentation software tools to structure edit and format slides
Present slides in different formats

How will the course be delivered?

You will have access to your own PC and plenty of opportunity for hands on practice plus personal attention, observation and demonstration. You will be given various tasks to complete during each session.

How will my learning be assessed?

You will work on a set of tasks throughout the course. Your tutor will provide regular feedback on your progress and achievement. You will be expected to practice and complete homework during this course. You will complete an Gateway assessment in each of the three subjects.

What are the extra costs?

You will need to purchase a USB stick to store your work.

What course can I progress to next?

You may wish to progress to Business Administration Level 1 or ITQ 2

Any Health & Safety requirements?
No, but safe use of computers is essential. This will be covered as part of course induction

For more information about this course or to enrol please contact us…

Telephone: 020 8550 2398