Digital Literacy Essentials | genU Training | RTO 5553 Digital Literacy Essentials | genU Training | RTO 5553
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The Digital Literacy Essentials Microcredential assists you with hands-on experience using a variety of devices such as desktops, laptops, notebooks and tablets, we will support you to confidently use each device for study or work purposes.

genU Training will supply laptops with internet access, and patiently step you through operating basic computer software packages along with teaching you to navigate your way around the internet. You will also be assisted to set up an email account and explore job searching websites, helping you to secure employment opportunities in the future.

This course will equip jobseekers with the experience and necessary skills to use computers for study or in the workplace, in just four days!

When you study with genU Training, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen course. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

Entry requirements
There are no entry requirements for this course. You can apply for this course now.

Study requirements
During your study, you will need to meet specific requirements that are necessary for you to complete your course work and be successful:

  • Students will need to demonstrate that they have the appropriate language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) skills.

What will you learn?

  • How to ensure your workplace equipment and desk is correctly set up
  • Basic computer use, mouse use, keyboard use and keyboard functions
  • Identifying icons and correct applications-Follow and interpret basic instructions to access and use digital technology
  • Accessing, navigating, and utilising email account platforms
  • Conduct research and job search using the internet browser
  • Utilising and navigating commonly used programs and websites (Word, Excel and myGov etc.)
  • Learn basic skills in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint-Develop basic skills in social media platforms

Digital badge – Digital Literacy Essentials

Digital Literacy Essentials is a microcredential for professional development. It will help you in your job search and provide potential employers with the confidence that you have achieved these skills.

Pricing varies based on location, group size, and eligibility criteria. For detailed information, please call genU Training on 1300 582 687 or contact us online.

genU Training offer Digital Literacy Essentials, in the following format:

On-campus (day): Study face to face (in a classroom setting)

4 consecutive days: 9.30am – 4.00pm

Time zones: Local state time zones are observed

Please select your preferred course location and date from the list below.

Click the Apply button and complete the online application. Once we receive your application, our Customer Enquiries Team will contact you to progress your application and advise of next steps. You can find out more about the application process here.

If you need support to complete your application, we are happy to help. Simply call 1300 582 687 or contact us online. 

Digital Literacy Essentials

Study Mode:
On-Campus


Course Length
4 days (9.30am - 4.00pm)