Digital Upskilling in Information Technology – DUIT Now !

Want to maximise your job prospects or give your clients the best chance of gaining employment? Are you a business owner or manager or worker needing to improve your digital literacy skills in the tough marketplace? Our ‘Digital Upskilling’ courses combine blended learning so you can learn more effectively the skills needed to work productively with your IT tools.

So, if you want to… DUIT now, then check out the relevant course information and upcoming dates below for Job-Seekers or for Professionals.

Digital Upskilling

February 24th, 2021

  • Digital Upskilling for Job-seekers
  • Digital Upskilling for Professionals

Digital Upskilling for Job-seekers


Summary of Content

This is a five (5) part blended-learning course. ‘Point’ to any of the Session information links to the far-right for detailed dates and times for the five (5) sessions.

A course summary is below:

Session Title Delivery
(1) Digital Technologies in the Workplace 1 day face-to-face
(2) Working with MS Word Documents 3 hours live online
(3) Working with MS Excel Spreadsheets 3 hours live online
(4) Job Market, Facebook & LinkedIn, and Workplace Softskills 2 hours live online
(5) Bookkeeping & Email Skills, and
Course Review
1 day face-to-face

Detailed Content

Participants will learn the following:

Session 1: Digital Technologies in the Workplace (1-day face-to-face)

  • Work better with a Windows PC using lots of great shortcuts, proper keyboarding, mouse shortcuts, etc.
  • Check the settings of a Windows PC – audio, screen, camera, Cortana settings, etc.
  • Create an electronic filing system for storing files, documents and folders.
  • Introduction to cloud computing and terminology, online learning, meeting and video conferencing tools (Zoom, etc).

Session 2: Working with MS Word Documents (3-hour live online)

  • Create and edit word processing documents.
  • Format word processing documents.
  • Output documents correctly: print and save to PDF.
  • Structure documents correctly: formal letter, CV, etc.
  • Handy shortcuts to save stacks of time.

Session 3: Working with MS Excel Spreadsheets (3-hour live online)

  • Create and edit spreadsheet documents.
  • Format spreadsheet documents.
  • Work with simple formulas and charts.
  • Output documents correctly: print and save to PDF.
  • Handy shortcuts to save stacks of time.

Session 4: Job Market, Facebook & LinkedIn, and Workplace Softskills (2-hour live online)

  • State aspects of the online job market and how to research jobs online.
  • State the differences and advantages of a Facebook profile and a Linked In profile.
  • State the important aspects of a great Linked In profile.
  • State and exhibit important job ‘soft skills’.
  • Understand the importance of interpersonal skills, phone and email etiquette, working in a team, meeting etiquette, etc.

Session 5: Bookkeeping & Email Skills, and Course Review (1-day face-to-face)

  • Work with a typical online accounting and bookkeeping app (Xero) .
  • Create and manage email communications, attachments, and more.
  • Review the DUIT Course, receive certificates, and where to next.

What’s Provided

  • Training manuals of step-by-step exercises (all sessions).
  • Computer for each person for hands-on exercises (face-to-face sessions).
  • Refreshments.
  • Support for your questions after the session.
  • Copies of all example files for your own work.
  • Recordings for on-demand reviewing later (online sessions).
  • Certificate of attendance.

What You Provide

  • A PC/laptop with Internet access and sound enabled (online sessions).
  • All sessions are interactive, so you can ask questions and get lots of assistance.
  • Your keenness to learn.

Flexible Options

Courses are delivered in our training rooms, or can be conducted in your training room onsite, or as live, online sessions. And content/outcomes can be customised/tailor-made to your requirements.

For more details or to inquire about a closed corporate or online program, use our inquiry form here or phone us on (02) 6041 2711.


Prerequisites

No experience in using a Windows PC is required nor assumed.

Upcoming Dates


  • ALBURY
    Mar
    17

    2021

    5 sessions, Wed 9:30 AM - Wed 5:00 PM

    Session information
    Sessions
    Session 1: Digital Technologies in the Workplace
    Wed 17 Mar 09:30 - Wed 17 Mar 17:00
    ALBURY

    Session 2: Working with Word Processing Documents
    Fri 19 Mar 09:30 AEDT - Fri 19 Mar 12:30 AEDT
    ONLINE

    Session 3: Working with Excel Spreadsheets
    Wed 24 Mar 09:30 AEDT - Wed 24 Mar 12:30 AEDT
    ONLINE

    Session 4: Online Job Market, Facebook & LinkedIn
    Fri 26 Mar 09:30 AEDT - Fri 26 Mar 11:30 AEDT
    ONLINE

    Session 5: Bookkeeping, Email Management, Course Review
    Wed 31 Mar 09:30 - Wed 31 Mar 17:00
    ALBURY

    ALBURY

    • $997.00 incl. GST
  • ALBURY
    Apr
    14

    2021

    5 sessions, Wed 9:30 AM - Tue 5:00 PM

    Session information
    Sessions
    Session 1: Digital Technologies in the Workplace
    Wed 14 Apr 09:30 - Wed 14 Apr 17:00
    ALBURY

    Session 2: Working with MS Word Documents
    Fri 16 Apr 09:30 AEST - Fri 16 Apr 12:30 AEST
    Online

    Session 3: Working with MS Excel Spreadsheets
    Wed 21 Apr 09:30 AEST - Wed 21 Apr 12:30 AEST
    Online

    Session 4: Job Market, Facebook & LinkedIn, and Workplace Softskills
    Fri 23 Apr 09:30 AEST - Fri 23 Apr 11:30 AEST
    Online

    Session 5: Bookkeeping & Email Skills, and Course Review
    Tue 27 Apr 09:30 - Tue 27 Apr 17:00
    ALBURY

    ALBURY

    • $997.00 incl. GST

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Digital Upskilling for Professionals


(To be confirmed)


Upcoming Dates


    No courses scheduled. Please inquire via phone (02) 6041 2711 or use our Contact Us page

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