Entry Level Award in Using ICT

Beginning the IT Journey

This is a hands-on course in using ICT, teaching individuals of any age how to use a range of software packages through practical and realistic tasks. Learners have the chance to develop their knowledge, understanding and skills through the completion of this course.


The Entry Level 3 Qualification is suitable for:

Those who are new to the skills and knowledge required to use a computer and wish to start learning some of the basics
Those who are already employed and wish to develop their knowledge in new areas to help them in their working lives


The Units

This qualification contains four units. Candidates must achieve three of the four units in order to achieve the full award.

All units are centre assessed and externally moderated by OCR

Unit One: Displaying Information using ICT         
Create Simple Text Documents with Pictures    
Basic Text Formatting                     
Spell-Checking, Printing and Saving

Unit Two: Using ICT to Find Information
Using the Internet

Unit Three: Communicating Information using ICT
Sending and Receiving Basic Emails
Using the Address Book and Inbox
Opening and Printing Emails

Unit Four: Producing Charts using ICT
Key in Text and Numbers
Create Pie Charts, Bar/ Column Charts and Line Charts
Add Headings to Identify Chart Content
Add Labels and Percentage Values to Identify Pie Chart Sectors
Add Axis Labels to Bar/ Column and Line Charts



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Please Note: We are only able to accept cash or cheque as payment methods.

FRCI will always endeavour to work with you to come up with a flexible payment option: