This qualification is designed to support learners to enhance and progress their IT skills, in a variety of different contexts and units available to suit learners working in different organisations, or seeking work in different areas. These qualifications can also prepare learners to progress to a higher-level IT-based qualification or apprenticeship programme.
Learners undertaking this qualification will develop their underpinning knowledge and understanding in relation to different areas of IT, depending on the optional units they select. These may include topics such as improving productivity using IT, IT communication fundamentals, set up an IT system, using email, using the internet, word processing software and spreadsheet software.
|Awarding Body||HABC Highfield|
|Guided Learning Hours||135|
|Units||Any learner undertaking the certificate qualifications must complete all of the mandatory and optional units.|
|Assessment Method||This qualification is assessed through the completion of a portfolio of evidence that will also be internally quality assured by the centre.|
|Funding||Full or part funded via Adult Skills for Work.|
|Progression Opportunities||On successful completion of this qualification, learners may wish to continue their development by undertaking a level 3 qualification.|