Irish Academy of Computer Training (IACT) – Microsoft Approved Computer Skills – free of charge for eligible unemployed / under-employed individuals

**Expressions of Interest are now being taken for this fully funded ONLINE Microsoft approved programme brought to you by ourselves and the Irish Academy of Computer Training (IACT)**

***ENTRY REQUIREMENTS***

  1. This programme is 100% funded for eligible unemployed / under-employed individuals.

2. Delegates must fulfil the Skillnet Ireland definition of the above, outlined here.

OVERVIEW

  • Essential computer literacy skills.
  • 6 individuals Microsoft approved programmes that can be completed in 30 hours through self-directed learning.

CONTENT

  • MS Windows 10 (3 hours)

This course covers the Windows 10 Operating System (OS).

  • MS Outlook (3 hours)

Attendees will learn how to harness Microsoft Outlook in a work-group environment as well as learn about content management tools.

  • MS Excel – Level 1 (9 hours)

This course introduces you to the power of Microsoft Excel starting from beginning. Participants will learn basic Excel functions/formulas, formatting, editing, sorting and organising.

  • MS Word – Level 1 (6 hours)

Participants will learn to create and manage a document file structure, format and enhance documents, master the use of tabs and tables, insert company logos and graphics and create and manage a mail merge.

  • MS PowerPoint – Level 1 (6 hours)

This course will cover teams overview, chats, team, files, and meetings functions of this widely used collaboration tool used within organisations.

  • Cyber Security (3 hours)

This course covers security basics, passwords, web and email protection plus smartphone and tablet security.

**A full breakdown of all programmes can be provided upon request**

HOW IT WORKS FOR TRAINEES:

  • Trainees accepted onto this programme will be emailed a registration link.
  • Once registered, trainees will have access to all 6 Microsoft courses for 12 months.
  • Each course has a series of assessments throughout.
  • Trainees can learn on any device – mobile phone, tablet or laptop.
  • Trainees will earn a CPD certificate after successful completion of each course.
  • Trainees will get a Skills Dashboard which can be shared with future employers as proof of skills.

 

  • Irish Academy of Computer Training (IACT) – Microsoft Approved Computer Skills
    25th August 2020 - 26th February 2021
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Irish Academy of Computer Training (IACT) – Microsoft Approved Computer Skills
    14th September 2020 - 26th February 2021
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Irish Academy of Computer Training (IACT) – Microsoft Approved Computer Skills
    28th September 2020 - 26th February 2021
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Irish Academy of Computer Training (IACT) – Microsoft Approved Computer Skills
    12th October 2020 - 26th February 2021
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Irish Academy of Computer Training (IACT) – Microsoft Approved Computer Skills
    27th October 2020 - 26th February 2021
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Irish Academy of Computer Training (IACT) – Microsoft Approved Computer Skills
    9th November 2020 - 26th February 2021
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Registration Options

Details Price Qty
Free Ticketshow details + €0.00 (EUR)  

Venue:  

Address:
Ireland

Description:
This event is being hosted online