Course Information

City & Guilds Level 1 Award for IT Users - (ITQ)

City & Guilds

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.


It is ideal for anyone new to the world of computing.

Course Content

In Essential Skills ICT you will use the Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Publisher) to create a portfolio of work based on a real-life scenario given to you by your tutor. To help compete this you will also use the internet and search engines, use email for contact purposes and sending attachments and basic file saving and retrieving.

Assessment Method

100% portfolio based

Progression Opportunities

This can lead on to Essential Skills ICT Level 2.

Entry Requirements

Have a very basic knowledge of computers or completed the City and Guilds Start IT certificate.