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NCFE Functional Skills Qualification in Information and Communication Technology (Level 1) at Be Totally You

Course description

This qualification aims to allow learners to work confidently, effectively and independently in life, by developing practical skills in ICT which can be transferred across situations and contexts.

The objectives of this qualification are to help learners to:

  • apply their knowledge and understanding to everyday life
  • engage competently and confidently with others
  • solve problems in both familiar and unfamiliar situations
  • develop personally and professionally as positive citizens who can actively contribute to society.

Course content

The NCFE Functional Skills Qualification in Information and Communication Technology (Level 1) consists of one mandatory component:

  • Component 01 – Information and Communication Technology

To be awarded the NCFE Functional Skills Qualification in ICT (Level 1), learners are required to meet the requirements of the skills standards by successfully meeting the mandatory external assessment.  Grades are not awarded.

Entry requirements

This qualification is designed for a wide range of learners who want to develop practical and transferable skills in ICT.

There aren’t any specific recommended prior learning requirements for this qualification.

This qualification is suitable for learners aged pre-16 and above.

Future opportunities

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to:

  • NCFE Functional Skills qualification in English – Level 1
  • NCFE Functional Skills qualification in Mathematics – Level 1
  • NCFE Functional Skills qualification in Information and Communication Technology – Level 2

As this qualification develops transferable skills which will be useful in work and life, learners could also progress onto a variety of NCFE qualifications in Employability, Money Management, or vocational areas.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Be Totally You directly.

Last updated date: 05 August 2015
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