Level 2 Certificate in IT User Skills (TQUK)

Duration: 6 Months


16 Jan ,2023


The qualification gives learners gives an opportunity to develop IT skills across a range of areas. The purpose of the qualification is to develop knowledge, understanding and competence in a range of areas, relevant to an IT user. It is, therefore, suitable for learners who either use IT in their current job role or plan to enter a job role where IT skills will be used.

Scope of the Certificate
Successful learners can progress to other qualifications such as:

  • Level 3 Award/Certificate/Diploma in IT User Skills
  • Level 3 Certificate in ICT Systems and Principles
  • Level 3 Diploma in ICT Professional Competence
  • Level 3 Award in ICT in Early Years


After the completion of this certification, students would be able to:
  • Understand and practice word processing software
  • Understand and use presentation software
  • Create and control the quality of spreadsheet software


Unit ref. Title Level GLH Credit Value
H/617/2423 IT security for users 1 10 1
F/617/2428 IT software fundamentals 2 20 3
J/617/2429 Presentation software 2 30 4
A/617/2430 Spreadsheet software 2 30 4
J/617/2480 Using IT to increase productivity 2 30 4


This certification is intended for students who desire to develop a solid foundation in utilizing a computer and the software that goes with it. The course will teach you a basic understanding of how to use computers, the Internet, email, and security, and it will concentrate on using the key programs in the Microsoft Office suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Access). People who utilize technology for employment, school, job searching, or just for fun should take this course.


  1. Learner must have completed grade 10 (16years over)
  2. IT/computer proficiency (will require any IT-related courses or diplomas done and will also be assessed at enrolment)
  3. English proficiency (will require any English-related courses or diplomas done and will also be assessed at enrolment)

Mode of Classes:

Classes Mode City

On Campus




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