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Basic Computer Skills for Employment - Word, Excel and Email

The course will enable students to develop practical skills in using information technology to carry out straightforward tasks.

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  • Subject Area: Computing
  • Mode: Mon & Weds
  • Campus: Ashford and Weybridge
  • About this course

    The course will provide students with an introduction to using common software applications including Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook to send emails. Students will learn how to create basic business documentation including word processed documents, CVs, spreadsheets and send emails.

    Course Details

    What will the course involve?

    The course covers 4 unitis:

    • Displaying information using ICT
    • Using ICT to find information
    • Communicate information using ICT
    • Producing charts using ICT

    Entry Requirements

    What qualifications will I need?

    The course is suitable for students interested in gaining basic IT skills and an Entry Level Award qualification in ICT. No formal qualifications are required.


    How much will the course cost?

    16 - 19 | POA
    Reduced Cost  | £0
    Full Cost  | £0

    For more information on the funding available. view our student finance page.

    Additional Costs

    All students will be subject to a £25 registration fee.

    Each student will receive a print allowance at the start of their course, should they require additional printing beyond this limit, they will be charged.


    Next Steps

    Progess onto our OCR Level courses offered at Levels 1,2 and 3

    Start dates

    Reference Campus Duration Days Hours Start
    02585/3A17 Weybridge 9 Weeks Wednesday 08.45 - 12.15 22/04/2020
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    Brooklands College Weybridge Campus

    Heath Road, Weybridge, Surrey KT13 8TT

    Brooklands College Ashford Campus

    Stanwell Road, Ashford TW15 3DU



    01932 797 700