Basic Computer Skills – Wesley Mission – Newcastle

THIS COURSE IS ONLY FOR WESLEY MISSION PARTICIPANTS AND DOES NOT ACCEPT OUTSIDE ENROLMENTS

This course has been created in partnership with Wesley Mission Centre and may be fully subsidised for eligible students under the Community Services Obligation Program (CSO).

Please Note that enrolments for this course will be taken for up to 5 days after commencement of the class.

The course will develop your skills in writing documents, securely accessing the internet, and will provide you with the skills needed to confidently use a computer for personal and professional use.

Enrol today and gain the essential skills you need to succeed!

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Locations

Wesley Mission Hub – Newcastle – 15 Denison Street, Newcastle West NSW 2302

Course Dates

Commences on the 1st of May 2020, every consecutive Friday until the 3rd of July 2020. Class starts at 9:30am and concludes at 2:30pm.

Who Is This Course For

This course is for students looking to gain the skills for work.

Learning Outcomes

  • Write simple documents
  • Use and search securely on the internet
  • Operate a personal computer

Study Pathways

Students who graduate from this course may continue their studies by enrolling in ICT10115 Certificate I in Information, Digital Media and Technology.

Delivery Mode

Face-to-face delivery

Funding Eligibility

This course is being offered under the Adult and Community Education Community Services Obligation (ACE) Program. This funding has been designed to support people who experience barriers to training and employment. To determine your eligibility for the ACE Program click here.

A disadvantaged student who is one of the following:

  • An aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander; or
  • Disabled or have a dependent child, spouse or partner who is disabled; or
  • A Commonwealth Government Welfare Recipient or have a dependent child, spouse or partner who is a Commonwealth Government Welfare Recipient; or
  • Experiencing significant hardship as verified by a government agency, medical professional or support agency

AND

Experiencing one of the following barriers to participation in training:

  • Very low literacy, language and/or numeracy skills
  • Limited employability skills
  • Persistent and ongoing personal issues impacting on their education
  • Significant educational disadvantage, which impacts their ability to succeed in training

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL ENROLMENTS WILL BE CONTACTED REGARDING ELIGIBILITY AND WILL BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE EVIDENCE OF MEDICARE CARD, CENTRELINK INFORMATION, USI AND IDENTIFICATION PRIOR TO THE COURSE.

IF YOU’RE CURRENTLY ENROLLED INTO ANOTHER COURSE, YOU’RE UNABLE TO DO BOTH COURSES AT THE SAME TIME.

IF YOU HAVE COMPLETED A QUALIFICATION IN A CERTIFICATE II OR ABOVE, YOU MAYBE INELIGIBLE FOR THIS FUNDING. PLEASE CONTACT THE COLLEGE PRIOR TO ENROLLING, 4348 4300.

Entry Requirements

Students must have successfully completed year 10 (or equivalent), turned 16 or have relevant experience and/or qualifications that indicate likely success in completing the course.
Click here for more information about the enrolment process.

What to Bring To Class

Please bring a pen and paper to class; all other resources will be provided in class.

Units of Competency

Assessments are made against units of competency.

BSBITU211Produce digital text documents
BSBITU312Create electronic presentations
BSBWHS201Contribute to health and safety of self and others
ICTICT101Operate a personal computer
ICTICT103Use, communicate and search securely on the internet
ICTICT107Use personal productivity tools

 

 

Non Accredited Modules

CSO201815Use the Jobactive App (Non-Accredited)

 

 

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