Computers - Improvers

Using the internet is now an essential life skill as it is the most used form of communication.

Course Content

Use application software to create, edit and format data (Word Processing).
Learn how to create a File Management System.
Learn how to use a Memory Stick.

Safety Information
We want to keep you safe while you are at RHACC and as such all on-site classes will have additional hygiene procedures in place, as per government guidelines. Please note that if guidance changes, we may need to make changes to your course, such as reducing numbers attending onsite, or in the event of lockdown, postponing or moving the course online. Please act responsibly and do not attend the class if you display any of the symptoms of Covid-19 or have been in recent contact with someone who has. Please see government advice here.

Entry Requirements

To be eligible for this course you must be 19 or over on 31st August prior to the course start date.

This is a progression course from the Computers for Beginners course and provides the skills needed to access the internet.
If you did not attend the Computers for Beginners course then you need to have some knowledge of using the computers such as using the mouse and the keyboard to type with confidence.

First Class Requirements

Pen, paper and USB memory stick

Attendance Requirements

Regular attendance is essential on such a short course.

Assessment Methods

Ongoing feedback provided by the tutor.

The more you practise and work on your skills outside the class, the easier you will find it to learn and make progress.

Further Study Options

Word Introduction
Excel Introduction

Introduction to IT Level 1 Award
Office Skills Level1

Additional Information

You can progress to our courses:
B00109 Word Introduction
B00113 Excel Introduction
Or a qualification course;
B01081 Introduction to IT Level 1 Award