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Personal Computer Essentials

In this course, you’ll learn the components and basic operation of the personal computer, covering hardware and software components, application software, and file management.

Is this for you?

This course is designed for anyone who wishes to know about using personal computers for home or business.

Award and Associated Qualifications

Awarded 12 CPD points upon successful completion

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Study Type

In centre, Online, or a combination

Training Type



12 hours

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    About this course

    The course consists of four modules and includes video lectures, knowledge checks, interactive content, and quizzes. These are all designed to provide an engaging and fully immersive experience as you learn about personal computers. You will have many opportunities to practise, apply, and develop your skills throughout the course.

    Module 1: Operating a Computer How a Computer Works; Preparing a Computer for Use; Introducing Operating Systems

    Module 2: Working with Devices Understanding Device Drivers; Using the Mouse; Using the Keyboard; The Monitor; Understanding Printers; Troubleshooting Hardware and Configuration Problems; Health Issues

    Module 3: Using Application Software Common Business Software Applications; Using a Word Processing Application; Using a Spreadsheet Application

    Module 4: File Management Exploring Files and Folders; Using the Recycle Bin; Installing and Uninstalling Software

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      Our courses are practical in nature and focus on a single subject and can last anywhere from a few hours to a few days.


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