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Edexcel Functional Skills Level 1 in ICT

This course will give learners the opportunity to improve their computing skills and IT knowledge, learn new software and gain a recognised qualification awarded by the Chartered Institute for IT (BCS), Level 1 ECDL award in IT user skills or Edexcel Functional Skills in ICT, Level 1. They will learn the general skills in Word, Excel and PowerPoint that they need for working in today’s workplace, for example in a junior administrative post.

Chartered Institute of IT Level 1 ECDL Award in ICT User Skills

This course will give learners the opportunity to improve their computing skills and IT knowledge, learn new software and gain a recognised qualification awarded by the Chartered Institute for IT (BCS), Level 1 ECDL award in IT user skills or Edexcel Functional Skills in ICT, Level 1. They will learn the general skills in Word, Excel and PowerPoint that they need for working in today’s workplace, for example in a junior administrative post.

Digital and IT Literacy Skills

Learners will learn the most essential digital and computer skills for work and everyday life. They will discover how to become confident and skilful in internet use, finding information, emailing, communicating online, using a PC, managing files, and typing correctly and efficiently.

AAT Access Award in Bookkeeping Level 1

The AAT Access award in Book keeping 1 offers the opportunity for students to study the fundamentals of book keeping. The qualification is aimed at people seeking a first qualification in book keeping and accounts. The skills developed by studying this qualification can lead to employment as an accounts assistant or progress to the next of level of learning.
The course covers:
• Understand the role of a book keeper
• Understand financial transactions
• Process customer and supplier transactions
• Process receipts and payments

How will I be assessed?
All AAT assessments are practical computer based and are scheduled by the training provider. Students’ results will simply state whether they are competent or not yet competent in the assessment.
Students will be awarded the AAT level 1 award in Book keeping upon successful completion of the assessments at the end of the course.
AAT subscription fees of £43 are to be paid to AAT and this covers a period of 12 months.

Entry requirements
There is no formal requirement to start the course however a good level of English, Maths and IT is required.

Maths Functional Skills

These courses are for people who want to improve their maths skills either to help in their daily life or at work. Our friendly and supportive teachers will work with you to find out which skills you would like to improve. There will be the opportunity to achieve a nationally recognised qualification.

You will need to attend an advice and guidance interview to ensure you are enrolled to the correct level for your needs.

Maths Functional Skills

These courses are for people who want to improve their maths skills either to help in their daily life or at work. Our friendly and supportive teachers will work with you to find out which skills you would like to improve. There will be the opportunity to achieve a nationally recognised qualification.

You will need to attend an advice and guidance interview to ensure you are enrolled to the correct level for your needs.

Maths Functional Skills

These courses are for people who want to improve their maths skills either to help in their daily life or at work. Our friendly and supportive teachers will work with you to find out which skills you would like to improve. There will be the opportunity to achieve a nationally recognised qualification.

You will need to attend an advice and guidance interview to ensure you are enrolled to the correct level for your needs.

Maths Functional Skills

These courses are for people who want to improve their maths skills either to help in their daily life or at work.

Our friendly and supportive teachers will work with you to find out which skills you would like to improve.

There will be the opportunity to achieve a nationally recognised qualification.

You will need to attend an advice and guidance interview to ensure you are enrolled to the correct level for your needs.

Improve your Grammar

This course will help you learn the rules of English grammar at FCE level (Cambridge First Certificate in English).

It is suitable for those who have passed ESOL L1 or B2.

Note that this course will not be preparing you for the FCE exam, but it is pitched at FCE level.

Improve Your Pronunciation Stage 3

Improve Your Pronunciation Stage 3 is for Advanced level learners of English and it focuses on connected speech (especially contractions in modal verbs and conditional sentences), stress and rhythm.

It assumes knowledge of the individual sounds (Stages 1 and 2) and it is designed as a natural progression from Stage 1 and Stage 2.

Completing Stages 1 and 2 is not a pre-requisite.

If you have not taken a Pronunciation course at KCC before, please contact Nuria Inglada for an assessment and advice.