Course Type / Attendance

Short Course, Short Course

Subject Area


Start Date

Call 0191 511 6000

Course Length

10 Weeks





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Who is this course for?

Anyone who wants to be introduced to the basics of using a computer (using Microsoft Office 2010 – Word, Internet & Emails) and to give you the skills and confidence to be able to progress on to a Computing Level 1 qualification if so desired.

What do you need to apply for the course?

Although no formal qualifications are required for this course, you may be asked to attend one of our advice and guidance or enrolment sessions to make sure that this course is suitable for you.

What are the key things you'll learn?

Students will learn the basics of using word processing (in Office 2010), how to use the internet and email.

How you will learn

Weekly, classroom taught sessions.

Where could this course take you?

You may be able to progress onto Level 1 ITQ in ICT or other appropriate ICT qualifications.