ICDL Computer Essentials

Learning Unit 1: Computers and Devices
Learning Unit 2: Desktop, Icons, Settings
Learning Unit 3: Outputs
Learning Unit 4: File Management
Learning Unit 5: Networks
Learning Unit 6: Security and Well-Being

Who should Attend ?

This skills programme is designed for the public and private sector and is aimed at:
• individuals interested in expanding their knowledge of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) concepts regarding the basics of hardware, software and communications;
• individuals who have basic computer skills and want to learn how to use MS Windows effectively; and
• individuals who believe they already have most of the skills or knowledge taught in this course, but would like to obtain international certification.


What are the benefits ?

The benefits of this skills programme include:
• improved knowledge of ICT;
• understanding of hardware and software concepts;
• knowledge of the use and capabilities of MS Windows; and
• improved efficiency in navigating and utilising your desktop, folders and files.


Duration

Three day practical contact session.


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Entry Requirements

It is assumed that learners accessing this skills programme are:
•competent in communication (NQF level 2); and
• in possession of basic computer skills.