OCR Entry 3 Award in Digital Employability

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Course content

The Entry 3 Award in Digital Employability qualification covers the digital skills that learners need to apply for jobs. You will gain the core knowledge you need to use IT in different contexts, particularly in the workplace. You will know how to use the internet effectively and safely, work with different devices and process data.

  • Become familiar with digital devices to find information, receive and reply to messages
  • Know the basics of using digital technologies
  • Use digital technologies to organise documents
  • Use digital technologies to produce documents from templates
  • Use digital technologies to process data
  • Use digital technologies to send and reply to emails
  • Use digital technologies to find information

Who is the course for?

With its modern, engaging content, it is designed to give learners the skills they need to be digital citizens and plug the skills gap for our increasingly digital environment.

Assessment method

Assessment includes a combination of an on-screen, on-demand knowledge test and OCR set tasks which are moderated.

Entry requirements

Learners do not need any specific knowledge or skills related to the qualification.

Future opportunities / career options

Progression onto further IT courses.

When is the course run?

September 2018

Course Fees

Courses are free for all students aged 16 – 18 (or up to 24 if you declare a disability and have an Education, Health & Care Plan).

For people aged 19+ the course fee is £130. Not everyone pays course fees, please see Money Matters for further information.