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I.T. Skills Level 1 and 2

The course is great if you want to improve your I.T. skills.  Depending on your level of ability you can either join  the Level 1 or the level 2 I.T course. Both are delivered over 14 days. It will cover a number of widely used computer packages and improve skills and confidence across these. Applications include: using the internet, email, staying safe on-line, word processing, spreadsheets and improving productivity using IT. This course covers all the fundamental IT skills that employers are looking for and will significantly increase chances of finding a job.

Who is this IT course for?

This courses will benefit residents of Central Bedfordshire and Bedford Borough, particularly anyone that is unemployed, claiming Universal Credit, Jobseekers Allowance or Employment Support Allowance.

What does the course consist of?

Our experienced tutor will cover the basics of computing and introduce learners to some widely used industry standard computer packages. The course will be practical and hands on; and participants will “learn by doing”. 

Successful completion of the course leads to the achievement of either a Level 1 or Level 2 Award in IT User Skills. If you complete the Level 1 course you may wish to continue your I.T. development and take the Level 2 course, which is more advanced than the Level 1.

Dates and Locations

Location Time  Dates Venue Level
Houghton Regis 9.30am-5pm 12th, 13th, 19th, 20th, 26th and 27th, January 2017, 2nd, 3rd, 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th, 23rd and 24th February 2017  The Sandringham Hub, 48 Sandringham Drive, Houghton Regis, LU5 5UP Level 2
Leighton Buzzard 9.30am-5pm  30th,& 31st January, 1st, 6th, 7th, 8th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 20th, 21st, 22nd, 27th January 2017  Astral Park, Johnson Srive, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4AY  Level 2
Bedford 9.30am-5pm  1st, 2nd, 3rd, 8th, 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 28th, 29th, 30th March 2017  Bunyan Meeting Church, Mill Street, Bedford, MK40 3EU  Level 2

If you are interested in our I.T. courses please contact us and we will book you on to the next course running near you.

Progression Routes 

Some people may go straight into work and/or wish to progress to intermediate or advanced levels in specific computer packages.  There is also a course on using social media to help improve your job search skills and get that dream job.

How to book your course place

To find out more information and for details of our other courses, please call Paul Riddick on 01923 698474.  Alternatively, drop a short email complete with your day time telephone number to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

 

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