Essential Digital Skills
Entry Levels 1–3
The purpose of this qualification is to allow learners to demonstrate understanding of and competency in the essential digital skills they need for life. It will enable learners to engage with digital services and products in everyday life.
Main Learning Objectives
By the end of this course you should be able to:
Being safe and responsible online and on digital devices
Understand being safe and responsible online and on digital devices. Learners will gain knowledge and skills in using multiple authentications, understanding a range of data threats and being physically and psychologically safe when using digital devices.
Using digital devices and handling information
Understand using devices and handling data. Learners will gain knowledge and skills in searching, managing and storing information using digital devices.
Creating and Editing
Understand creating, editing and enhancing digital media. Learners will gain knowledge and skills in using digital devices to edit and enhance a range of digital media.
Understand digital communication. Learners will gain the knowledge and skills in a range of digital communication modes.
Understand using online transactional services. Learners will gain knowledge and skills of comparing and purchasing safely online.