19 Years and Over


This course is vocationally based and offers the opportunity for learners to demonstrate an achievement of practical skills, understanding and knowledge in IT. The course enable learners to build confidence and provide a foundation for further study towards Functional Skills.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements, however, you can expect a short informal interview with the course tutor.


You will study various units, including the topics of Using your computer, Online basics and Using the internet safely.


There is no examination. You will build a portfolio of work throughout the course which will be assessed internally.

Awarding body

There is no awarding body attached to this course, this is assessed internally at the college and you will received a Macclesfield College certificate upon completion.


Fees: 0.00


Upon completion of this course you may wish to study for further IT or Digital Skills qualifications. Successful completion of this course could also help gain voluntary employment or assist with further studies.

Additional information

Additional help and support is available to you should you require it and you can discuss this further at your admissions interview.

Further Information

For further information, advice and guidance call The Learner Experience Team on 01625 410062.

Duration and Times

Start date: 01/08/2020

End date: 31/07/2021

Time: 12:00am - 12:00am

Days of week: M

Number of Weeks: 1

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