ICDL (ITQ) - Level 2
Gain a qualification in Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Improving Productivity.
You will find the skills and confidence to use the more advanced features of Microsoft Word such as tables, mail merge and graphics. Create spreadsheets using various formulas and functions and create graphs and charts to display your information using Excel. Produce presentations and slide shows using PowerPoint and then demonstrate your ability to apply the relevant skills and knowledge gained to produce a work based scenario final assessment.
There will be assessments before undertaking a 45 minute test at the end of each of the first 3 modules and a 1 hour test for the final module. On completion of the course you will receive a certificate for the BCS ICDL ITQ Level 2 Award.
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This course is not for the absolute beginner – Someone who wants to gain a qualification that is recognised in the job market which will enable you to use the main Microsoft packages up to a business standard. Prosp User 4
The fee for the all tests are included in the cost, there is a £10 refundable deposit required for each book. You will need to provide a memory stick. Attendance twice a week and additional study of at least 2 hrs a week is required. Prosp User 5
This is a blended course that will be delivered via Zoom and face to face , so please ensure that you can access this on the device you are using. You will receive details and joining instructions of how to access the course online and the tutor will give you days and times of the online class.

You will need to join Zoom five minutes before your session is due to start and remain in the “waiting room”. Your tutor will then admit you to the class once your session is ready to begin.

If you require help to download or use Zoom, please email ictskills@york.gov.uk at least a week before your course starts and we will endeavour to provide assistance.
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COVID classroom safety

COVID classroom safety
When attending a face to face course, learners and staff will be expected to conform with the COVID-19 guidance in place at each venue. When attending a face to face course, learners and staff will be expected to conform with the COVID-19 guidance in place at each venue.
Please note that York Learning have no control over guidance in buildings which may go over and above government guidance or recommendations. Please note that York Learning have no control over guidance in buildings which may go over and above government guidance or recommendations.
There is now no enforced isolation, however we still strongly recommend that if you have tested positive for COVID, have symptoms, or just feel unwell you do not come to class, however we cannot enforce this. There is now no enforced isolation, however we still strongly recommend that if you have tested positive for COVID, have symptoms, or just feel unwell you do not come to class, however we cannot enforce this.
If you are living with someone with COVID symptoms or who has tested positive but you feel well, you are able to attend class if you wish, If you are living with someone with COVID symptoms or who has tested positive but you feel well, you are able to attend class if you wish,
As of April 1st 2022 lateral flow tests are no longer freely available, therefore whilst we agree that it is good practice to take a test we will no longer be recommending that learners take a test before attending class. As of April 1st 2022 lateral flow tests are no longer freely available, therefore whilst we agree that it is good practice to take a test we will no longer be recommending that learners take a test before attending class.
Face coverings can still be worn if you wish but these are no longer required. Please follow the 'catch it, bin it, kill it' guidance issued by the government and City of York Council. Face coverings can still be worn if you wish but these are no longer required. Please follow the 'catch it, bin it, kill it' guidance issued by the government and City of York Council.
Please note that we will not be able to offer refunds in the event that a course is moved from a venue to online in cases of increased risk unless the course cannot be taught online. In this case a pro-rata refund may be offered. Please note that we will not be able to offer refunds in the event that a course is moved from a venue to online in cases of increased risk unless the course cannot be taught online. In this case a pro-rata refund may be offered.

Learners who live in devolved authorities

Learners who live in devolved authorities
York Learning receives government funding which allows us to offer courses at a lower cost. The guidelines relating to devolution means that we cannot apply this funding to learners who live in devolved areas such as the West Yorkshire Combined Authority. York Learning receives government funding which allows us to offer courses at a lower cost. The guidelines relating to devolution means that we cannot apply this funding to learners who live in devolved areas such as the West Yorkshire Combined Authority.
If you live in one of these areas we would recommend that , before committing to a course with York Learning, you explore options to study the course in your local area. If you live in one of these areas we would recommend that , before committing to a course with York Learning, you explore options to study the course in your local area.
If you would prefer to continue your learning with York Learning please note that the price of the course could be double the advertised cost. If you would prefer to continue your learning with York Learning please note that the price of the course could be double the advertised cost.
In this case, please contact us on 01904 554277 to complete your enrolment. In this case, please contact us on 01904 554277 to complete your enrolment.
DT1/BX2
01/08/2021
31/07/2022
 
Flexible
2.00 hrs per wk
35 weeks
To be confirmed
325.00
Free to those in receipt of JSA/ESA. Other benefit discounts may apply.