Adult Skills and Community Learning

City & Guilds Award/Certificate for IT Users 4249 Entry Level 3

This qualification is designed for learners who are fairly new to using ICT and who wish to gain nationally recognised qualifications in just 8 weeks.

See our course listing for ICT for details of the days, times, locations and fees for these courses.

Length of course

8 weeks x 4.5 hours per week

Course content

To achieve the qualification, you'll need to attend all 8 sessions and will complete tasks using the following software:

  • word processing software
  • presentation software
  • spreadsheet software
  • file management software

Entry requirements

A very basic knowledge of the above software. During the course you'll be learning to use it independently.

Course fees

The cost of the course is £139.99 which includes tuition, materials, and registration fees with the Awarding Body. 

For details of how to pay and any fee reductions or remission that may apply, see our paying for a course page to apply.

How to apply 

You'll need to attend an initial assessment before you enrol to make sure you have the necessary entry skills to complete the course within the allocated time. 

Give us a call to book an appointment.

What you can do next


We encourage all learners to progress to ICT qualifications at Level 1.


This course is ideal for anyone who needs a basic knowledge of a range of ICT topics.


What our learners say

  • I would recommend this to anyone when trying to gain new skills to further their career.
    ICT course adult learner
  • I have created a CV to enable me to apply for jobs.
    ICT course adult learner
  • The Tutor was both well informed and committed to help me achieve my goals. I would like to thank her for going the extra mile.
    ICT course adult learner