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IT USER SKILLS - ENTRY LEVEL

The entry level IT qualifications are designed for a wide range of abilities and for people who require basic skills in IT. They range from 1 unit with 6 Guided Learning Hours, to many units and 100 Guided Learning Hours. There is a wide range of units available for all skill levels and interests.

ENTRY LEVEL 1 AWARD

The Entry Level 1 Award is a qualification designed for people who require basic skills in IT. The qualification consists of a mandatory unit Entry Level 1, Unit 1 - Improving Productivity Using IT (1 credit). This is a single unit qualification. It is the simplest possible qualification in the QCF providing the lowest possible barrier to entry.

TITLE

TLM Entry Level Award in ICT Open Systems and Enterprise

NUMBER

501/0271/0

 LEVEL

Entry Level 1

TOTAL CREDITS

1

GLH

6

ASSESSMENT METHODS

Coursework, E-assessment, Portfolio of Evidence, Practical Demonstration/Assignment

OPERATIONAL DATE

01-Jul-2010

FUNDED

YES

ENTRY LEVEL 2 AWARD

The Entry Level 2 Award is a qualification designed for people who require basic skills in IT. The qualification consists of two mandatory units and an overall requirement of 6 credits in total. This is designed so that schools and colleges can pick the unit combinations that most suit their local employment characteristics and the interests and skills of themselves and usage.

Total Credits required to achieve the qualification - 6
Mandatory Units:

  • Entry Level 2, Unit 1 - Improving Productivity Using IT (2 credits)
  • Entry Level 2, Unit 5 - Using ICT: Safe Working Practices (1 credit)

TITLE

TLM Entry Level Award in IT User Skills (ITQ) (Entry 2)

NUMBER

601/3381/8

 LEVEL

Entry Level 2

TOTAL CREDITS

6

GLH

60

ASSESSMENT METHODS

Coursework

OPERATIONAL DATE

01-Jul-2014

FUNDED

YES

ENTRY LEVEL 3 AWARD

The Entry Level 3 Award is a qualification designed for people who require basic skills in IT. The qualification consists of an overall requirement of 4 credits in total. This is designed so that schools and colleges can pick the unit combinations that most suit their local employment characteristics and the interests and skills of themselves and usage.

Total Credits required to achieve the qualification - 4
Mandatory Units:

  • Entry Level 3, Unit 1 - Improving Productivity Using IT (3 credits)

TITLE

TLM Entry Level Award in ICT Open Systems and Enterprise (ITQ) (Entry 3)

NUMBER

501/0257/6

 LEVEL

Entry Level 3

TOTAL CREDITS

4

GLH

40

ASSESSMENT METHODS

Coursework, E-assessment, Portfolio of Evidence, Practical Demonstration/Assignment

OPERATIONAL DATE

01-Jun-2010

FUNDED

YES

ENTRY LEVEL 3 CERTIFICATE

The Entry Level 3 Certificate is a qualification designed for people who require basic skills in IT. The qualification consists of a mandatory unit and an overall requirement of 13 credits in total. This is designed so that schools and colleges can pick the unit combinations that most suit their local employment characteristics and the interests and skills of themselves and usage.
Total Credits required to achieve the qualification - 13
Mandatory Units:

  • Entry Level 3, Unit 1 - Improving Productivity Using IT (3 credits)

TITLE

TLM Entry Level Certificate In ICT Open Systems and Enterprise (ITQ) (Entry 3)

NUMBER

601/0988/9

 LEVEL

Entry Level 3

TOTAL CREDITS

13

GLH

85

ASSESSMENT METHODS

Coursework, E-assessment, Portfolio of Evidence

OPERATIONAL DATE

01-Sep-2013

FUNDED

YES

WHY CHOOSE THIS QUALIFICATION?

  • Guidance and support provided.
  • The range of units that students can study is extensive and enables assessors to tailor courses to suit students' interests and aspirations.
  • Coursework is easily managed and the marking criteria is unambiguous.
  • Moderation on demand, no restrictive moderation windows.
  • Feedback offered on any evidence submitted. TLM are willing to communicate with assessors with guidance on how to improve learners work.
  • The online TLM Markbook is invaluable in tracking students' progress.