"Strong Computers Skills Essential" Are you applying for a job that requires up-to-date computer skills and need to up-skill quickly? Or perhaps you are looking to refresh or update your computer skills for a new job or a change in Career? Well then Pitman Training Cork have you covered!
So let’s get down to business – what do employers mean when they say Computer Skills? They could reference MS office package, MS office suite, ECDL (the European Computer Driving Licence) or comparable office IT qualification, these terms have all evolved to become standard ones for describing the essential computer skills needed in most employment sectors these days such as:
• Microsoft Word (Word Processing)
• Microsoft Excel (Spreadsheets)
• Microsoft Access (Databases)
• Microsoft Powerpoint (Presentations)
• Microsoft Outlook (Email)
With Pitman Training Kerry there are a number of options to choose from such as Diploma, Awards and Certificate Courses. The courses are flexible and are designed to help you gain these work-ready key office skills. The training can be completed part-time, full-time, evenings or weekends in our centre or via our distance learning Campus system.
Office IT Diploma – with this Diploma you study the key Microsoft Office courses Word or Word Expert, Excel or Excel Expert, Outlook, Powerpoint , Typaz and Effective Business Communication. The guideline learning time is 125 hours flexi-study or 5 weeks full-time (Full-time based on approx 20-30 hours a week.
Office Skills Diploma – with this Diploma you can tailor it to your specific career and job requirements as you can choose 4 core courses from a list. Courses can be chosen from Word or Word Expert, Excel or Excel Expert, Outlook, Powerpoint, Typaz and Effective Business Communication, Business Document Production, Introduction to Irish Law, Book-keeping Module 1, Sage 50 Accounts, Successful Meetings & Minutes, Speedwriting, Socrates GP Practice Healthcare, Sales Training with SalesLearn, Health & Safety Essentials. Other courses can be selected and our Course Advisor will guide you on which subjects would best suit your situation. The guideline learning time is 90 hours flexi-study or 3 weeks full-time (Full-time based on approx 20-30 hours a week).
Microsoft Office Award – this award offers the opportunity to study 3 core Microsoft Office programmes – Word, Excel and Powerpoint. You can study the advanced versions of Word and Excel depending on your requirements. The guideline learning time is 70 hours flexi-study or 2 weeks full-time (Full-time based on approx 20-30 hours a week).
Microsoft Certificate Courses – these courses can be trained on individually and students are awarded with Pitman Training Microsoft Certification upon completion – Distinction, Pass or Course Completed depending on the grade achieved.
• Excel Expert
• Mail Merge using Microsoft Word
• Word Expert
To find out more visit http://kerry.pitman-training.ie and chat to one of our friendly tutors or book a FREE appointment with our Course Advisor to help guide you through some of the choices that may help you get on the road to Career and Job success today!