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IT Skills with ESOL

Course Code(s):  5M18294 ITE
QQI Award Code:  5M18294 Office Informatics
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Course overview

Course Code 5M18294 ITE
QQI Award Code 5M18294 Office Informatics
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

Do you want to get working as soon as possible but need to improve your computer and English language skills? Would you like to work in a multi-lingual Call Centre, in an office environment or at a Help Desk?

Competency in communicating in English and using computers are prerequisites for any gainful office role. If you are fluent in another language, then why not put your valuable language skills to work and kick start your career in customer service or in an administrative role by doing this course. On completion of this course, you will have a Business English qualification and hands-on experience with the mainstream computer applications including on-line technologies such as Office 365, Google Docs and Dropbox.

What will you Study?

ESOL
Business English
Database Methods 5N0783
Word Processing 5N1358
The Internet 5N1611
Spreadsheet Methods 5N1977
Integrated Office Methods
Customer Service 5N0972
Work Experience 5N1356
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