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Level 2 Certificate in Principles for Digital Skills in Employment

This flexible, online qualification will equip you with an awareness of finding and managing relevant and good quality information and considering the importance of online identities.
8 - 12 weeks
Online Learning

On this course you will also look at the importance of digital skills in the workplace, considering how to communicate effectively using technology and how to protect data and devices, among other organisational policies and procedures.

This qualification is aimed at anyone who is either in employment or searching for employment, particularly those who wish to develop their digital skills in relation to the management of information and digital safety, security and communication. Anyone with a basic understanding of IT skills who is searching for career progression, or wishing to improve their digital skills for their own personal use, would benefit from this course.

The benefits of this course include:

  • Learn from your own home, in your own time
  • Achieve a nationally recognised level 2 qualification
  • Access to online learning and assessment materials
  • Support from a subject specialist tutor
  • Funding available – speak to one of our team for more information and to see if you are eligible

When does the course start?

This course can be started immediately.

What does the course cover?

The Level 2 Certificate in Principles for Digital Skills in Employment qualification is made up of the following 5 units:

  • Developing digital career skills
  • Management of information
  • Digital device safety awareness
  • Communication and productivity
  • Digital security
What will I achieve?

On successful completion, learners will achieve a TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Principles for Digital Skills in Employment.

What are the entry requirements?

You must have a live internet connection via wifi, any 3G or 4G network and a modern internet browser such as Chrome, Safari or Firefox. If using Internet Explorer, we always recommend using the latest version.

You must have access to desktop PC, laptop or any Android or iOS compatible mobile device.

You must possess a solid knowledge of the English language and have a basic level of IT knowledge and be familiar with using a computer.

You must have a genuine desire to succeed.

Where will I study?

This course will be delivered online therefore you can complete the course at your own leisure any time of the day.

How much does the course cost?

The course is FREE for anyone who meets the eligibility requirements, please email us to find out more.