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Basic IT Skills - Confidence in Internet & Safety


Computing and Information Technology

Study Mode

Part time

Start Date



2 weeks



Available at

Course Overview

The course is designed to help those who need support and basic understanding of different IT skills used in everyday life.

What will I learn?

You will build your confidence and gain the knowledge different aspects of using software that can also be used on your mobile devices.

You will build your confidence and gain the knowledge on how to use the internet safely.

The topics of understanding are:

Understanding WiFi passwords and the importance of having one

Banking online through WiFi

Social Media and hoax posts

Recognising hoax emails

Keeping safe online

Study, Assessment and Qualifications

Assessment is informal, based on your personal targets and the learning outcomes will be undertaken regularly with you by the course tutor. There is no formal qualification or assessment.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements with this course.

Additional Costs and Information

£30 (Free fundable course to those who meet the eligibility requirements)

Free fundable programme for aged 19+ who are in receipt of benefit or on a low wage income and must have lived in the UK for the last three years. You must currently reside in England. Should you need any additional information before applying please do contact us on

Course Dates & Times:

The Course will run at the Chippenham campus on
26.01.24 Friday 09:30-14:30

The Course will run one day per week at the Salisbury campus from
15.04.24 to 22.04.24 Monday 10:30-13:00

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