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ES WSQ - Use Essential Features of a Computer (ICDL Certification module: Computer Essentials)

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ES WSQ - Use Essential Features of a Computer (ICDL Certification module: Computer Essentials)

 

Course Overview

This module sets out essential concepts and skills relating to the use of devices, file creation and management, networks, and data security.

Who Should Attend

  • Trainees who have attended the EqualSkills Programme (Trainees with little or no experience in the use of computers should attend the EqualSkills Programme in the first instance).
  • Trainees who have completed Basic ICRT and want to refresh their skills in working in a desktop environment, use of word processing tools, surfing the internet, word processing, spreadsheet and email functions

Course Duration

16 Hours

Course Outline

This module:

 

  1. Covers the key skills and main concepts relating to ICT, computers, devices, and software
  2. Certifies best practice in effective computer use
  3. Developed with input from computer users, subject matter experts, and practising computer professionals from all over the world. This process ensures the relevance and range of module contents covering: 

 

  • ICT
  • Hardware
  • Software and Licensing
  • Start Up, Shut Down
  • Desktops and Icons
  • Using Windows
  • Tools and Settings
  • Working with Text
  • Printing
  • Introducing Files and Folders
  • Organising Files and Folders
  • Storage and Compression
  • Network Concepts
  • Network Access
  • Protecting Data and Devices
  • Malware
  • Health and Green IT
 

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Successful trainees will receive the internationally recognised ICDL Certificate upon completion of the course. This certificate is administered by ICDL Singapore, a new initiative from ECDL Foundation. This is a joint certification between SSG and ICDL Singapore.

Course Objectives

On Completion of this module, the candidate would be able to: 

  • Understand key concepts relating to ICT, computers, devices and software
  • Start up and shut down a computer.
  • Work effectively on the computer desktop using icons, windows
  • Adjust the main operating system settings and use built-in help features
  • Create a simple document and print output
  • Know about the main concepts of file management and be able to efficiently organise files and folders
  • Understand key storage concepts and use utility software to compress and extract large files
  • Understand network concepts and connection options and be able to connect to a network
  • Understand the importance of protecting data and devices from malware, and the importance of backing up data
  • Recognise considerations relating to green IT, accessibility, and user health
 

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

Teacher: Student Ratio is 1: 24
 
 
 

Price

 

Individual Sponsored

Non-SME

SME

 

w/o GST

w GST

w/o GST

w GST

w/o GST

w GST

Original Course Fee

 $320.00

 $342.20

 $320.00

 $342.20

 $320.00

 $342.20

Singapore Citizens & PRs aged 21 years and above

 $64.00

 $86.40

 $64.00

 $86.40

 

 

Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above

 $32.00

 $54.40

 $32.00

 $54.40

 

 

             

Enhanced Training Support for SMEs Companies (90%) **

 

 

 

 

 $32.00

 $54.40

ICDL Skillscard at $16.05 (If applicable). Please note that prices are subject to changes.

Course reference code in SkillsConnect:

  • For Training Grant application, please use the following reference code.

Reference code: CRS-Q-0025463-ES

Skills Development Fund (SDF) and SkillsFuture Funding:

  • Participants must attend at least 75% of the course, complete the exam with a pass or competent result
  • Online applications are not applicable for companies applying for funding with Absentee Payroll

For Company Registration:

  • Customers who are applying funding for trainee(s), please submit Training Grant applications in SkillsConnect website before registration
  • Training Grant number is to be submitted together with the registrations
  • Payment for the course must be using company cheque or via GIRO
  • For more information on SDF Training Grant application, please click HERE

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP):

Course may be applicable for UTAP funding. Please contact sales consultants for more information.

Terms and conditions apply. NTUC LearningHub reserve the right to make changes or improvements to any of the products described in this document without prior notice.

 

Prices are subject to other LHUB miscellaneous fees.

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