Across all sectors of employment in Europe, it has been found that at least 80% of managers and professionals require basic digital abilities to carry out their roles. In larger workplaces, as many as 50% must possess specialist digital skills. Whether wishing to improve your skills to advance employability prospects, or to find job opportunities, this course is a first step to gaining the awareness and understanding of the digital skills needed in today’s employment market.
This course will equip learners with an understanding and knowledge of the digital skills needed to search and apply for employment, including an awareness of finding and managing relevant and good quality information, and the importance of online identities. Learners will also look at the importance of digital skills in the workplace itself, considering how to communicate effectively using technology and how to protect data and devices, amongst other organisational policies and procedures.
Developing digital career skills
Management of information
Digital device safety awareness
Communication and productivity
Studying via distance learning means you can choose when and where you study. We ensure you get all the support you need throughout your course in the form of a Personal Tutor and a Learner Support Advisor.
Funding is available for the full cost of this qualification if you are aged 19-23. If you are 24 and above and paid more than £17,374.50 per year, you would usually have to pay 50% of the qualification cost.
However, because we are committed to giving you the qualifications you need when you need them, we have decided as business to waive the 50% fee that you would usually pay.
This means there will be no cost to you or your employer regardless of your age.
3 months (can be completed sooner)
This course is delivered via distance learning, which gives you the flexibility to choose when and where you study.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will have earned a nationally recognised qualification, opening different doors for your future.
By completing this qualification, you can put your certificate towards establishing a long-standing career pathway within the digital sector.
We’re all about making an impact, be that individuals making an impact through their day-to-day work, or by organisations making their impact on our economy.
As a national training provider, we make this impact throughout the UK, with expertise in childcare, healthcare, business, and IT and digital skills.
To enrol, complete the form below, call us on 01753 596 004, or email us.