Computing - Gold - Skills for the Workplace | St Faiths Adult Education Centre, Maidstone

Computing - Gold - Skills for the Workplace at St Faiths Adult Education Centre, Maidstone

Computing - Gold - Skills for the Workplace at St Faiths Adult Education Centre, Maidstone

Price: £69.00 Starts: 17/06/2019 Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Tutor: Sonya Okubule Ends: 08/07/2019 Location: St Faiths Adult Education Centre, Maidstone
Level: Level 1 Day of Week: MON Duration: 4 weeks

About this course

This 'Computing - Gold - Skills for the Workplace' course in Maidstone will enable you to further develop the computing skills relevant to the workplace.

By the end of this course, students will be able to:

- Use a computer more confidently;
- Produce documents on Word, including inserting and modifying images;
- Produce spreadsheets on Excel, including entering and editing data and creating simple formulae.

If there is time, there may be an opportunity to look at an additional topic that is of interest to your group, such as the Internet or e-mails.

This course is the third step in a series of courses designed to support you in developing your computing skills.

On successful completion of this course you will be provided with an attendance certificate.

There is no parking on site, but there are public car parks nearby.

How will I be taught?

Your tutor will use a variety of teaching methods to accommodate different learning styles, including one to one guidance and group critiques to support you in achieving your goals. The course will be taught in a relaxed and informal atmosphere, which will try to cater for your individual needs. Your tutor will provide feedback throughout the course.

Your starting point is recorded on an Individual Learning Plan (ILP) and targets are set to help you develop your skills and reach your goals.

Our computing courses are taught using the Windows® 10 operating system and can involve Microsoft® Office 2016 software.

If you have a disability and think it may affect your learning in the classroom, or using any of our other services, please speak to us in confidence as soon as possible. We will discuss options with you and do our best to provide the appropriate support.

What do I need to bring with me?

A notepad, pen and a folder for keeping course materials and a USB memory stick so that you can save the documents you have produced and then practise your skills between sessions.

**Please note: If you are storing any data/images on transferrable data devices (memory sticks, portable hard drives, etc.) please make sure that you have back-up files saved elsewhere and when removing devices have followed the 'safely removing hardware' guidelines on the PC. Kent Adult Education is not responsible for any loss or damage to your personal equipment or corruption to your files whilst you are in Kent Adult Education centres and/or undertaking Kent Adult Education courses.**

What can I do next?

The follow-on course is 'Computing - Platinum - Advanced Skills for the Workplace'. This course will further develop your computing skills for the office environment and will also look at other programs which are commonly used in the workplace. The topi

What do I need to join the course

Some prior knowledge or experience of computing is required or prior attendance on the 'Computing - Silver - Getting Started' course.

This course is suitable if you are self-taught and currently use a computer in an office environment but you would like to further develop your knowledge, skills and confidence.

About the Tutor: Sonya Okubule

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Getting there

St Faiths Adult Education Centre
St Faiths Street
ME14 1LH

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code MAI/63753/G/LC.
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