Gain basic IT literacy needed to thrive in modern life.
The Essential Digital Skills Qualifications have been designed to meet the content, conditions and requirements set out by the Department for Education (DfE) and Ofqall the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation that regulates qualifications, examinations and assessments in England. The qualifications aim to give individuals the basic IT literacy needed to thrive in modern life.
December start dates
Location: Ashford and Weybridge Campus
The content of the qualifications is based on the National standards and covers 5 skill areas:
The qualification are apprpriate for adults aged 19+
Suitable for adults aged 19+ who are looking to gain basic IT literacy.
|16 - 19 | POA|
|HE Fee  | £0|
For more information on the funding available. view our student finance page.
This course is FREE, however learners will undertake an initial assessment. If the assessment shows that you are eligible for the course, then it is fully funded. If you learners are assessed as too advanced for this course, then the adult Computing courses may be suitable.
Completion on the Essential Digital Skills Qualification will allow you to progress onto an UPSkill Course, Traineeship or Apprenticeship.
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