Step into Digital

Ref: C2346056

This course will help to develop your digital skills using a range of different applications and to get to grips with how these can be used to assist you in doing administrative tasks independently. You will develop essential workplace skills including safe ways to browse the internet, use email and other online applications along with helping you to grow in confidence.

Additional information about this course

You need to become a member of the Shama Women's Centre. The cost is £10 for the year.

Course aim

Build your confidence in using IT with this 'Step into Digital' course.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for improvers

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Understand how to save work onto the hard drive, desktop and download folder.
  • Independently enter text, insert an image and table, format and save documents.
  • Learn the skills to navigate the internet and bookmark selected pages, learn about online online security and staying safe online.
  • Understand the difference between hardware and software. Independently use keys, touch screens, buttons etc to do simple actions
  • Demonstrate skills learnt by composing and sending messages via email, independently replying to and forwarding email messages and understanding email etiquette.

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

You need to have basic IT skills eg using a mouse and keyboard. It would be useful to have a notebook and pen.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

View full course information sheet

Step into Digital

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As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you enrol. Please check the details below to ensure you meet the basic eligibility critiera:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2021
  • You declare that the address you provide is correct and that you will provide evidence of this and your eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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