Level 2 Certificate in Digital Skills for the Workplace

Information Technology

This qualification is aimed to prepare learners for employment and/or support a role in the workplace through the development of their ICT knowledge and skills.

Course Content

This qualification is designed is to prepare learners for employment and/or support a role in the workplace through the development of their ICT knowledge and skills. The content of the qualifications is designed to allow learners to achieve a variety of ICT skills that can be used in for attempting to gain employment to expand existing skills and knowledge of ICT systems. Topics covered include: Using devices and handling information, creating and editing information and being safe and responsible online.

The qualification can be taken as stand-alone or as part of a wider programme of training, is available to learners aged 14+ and has several mandatory units to complete depending on which qualification is taken.

Any learner undertaking the certificate qualifications must complete all of the 7 required units.

Units that are covered –

  • Using devices and handling information
  • Creating and editing c0o
  • Communicating
  • Transacting
  • Being safe and responsible online
  • Using technology for collaboration
  • Using technology for career development

Course Specifications

Awarding Body HABC Highfield
Guided Learning Hours 180
Units Any learner undertaking the certificate qualifications must complete all of the 7 required units.
Credit Value 27
Assessment Method It is assessed by a portfolio of evidence designed so that learners can demonstrate their knowledge and skills.
Course Delivery Online
Entry Rrequirements n/a
Funding Full or part funded via Adult Skills for Work.
Progression Opportunities Learners successfully completing this qualification may wish to progress onto further qualifications.
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