Adult Skills and Community Learning

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

This 12 week course is designed for learners who are new to using ICT and wish to develop their knowledge of using Microsoft applications. Completion of the course leads to a nationally recognised qualification.

Length of course

Three hours a week for 12 weeks

Course content

To achieve the qualification, you'll need to complete tasks from a range of modules including:

  • file management (mandatory)
  • word processing software
  • using the internet
  • using email
  • presentation software
  • spreadsheet software
  • desktop publishing software
  • database software

Entry requirements

These courses are designed to be accessible to learners who are entirely new to using ICT, so no prior experience or knowledge is required. Mouse and keyboard skills would be desirable.

Course fees

The cost of the course is £139.99

This 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.

How to apply 

Contact us online for more information or to book your place.

What you can do next

We encourage all learners to progress to ICT qualifications at level 1 and above to acquire the minimum skills preferred by employers.


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

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