This qualification is for learners aged 16 and above and is suitable for use within a study programme. This qualification is ideal for learners who want to develop an understanding of the essential skills required to work successfully in a business environment, and gives them an understanding of business culture and responsibilities. 

The NCFE Level 3 Diploma in Skills for Business :IT is a nationally recognised and regulated qualification.

This qualification’s aim is to guide and assess the development of knowledge and skills relating to Business and IT and meets the teaching agency's requirement for high quality, rigorous qualification in education.

This qualification provides transferable skills, knowledge and understanding that can be applied in any business settings. It aims to provide learners with:

  • understanding of the essential skills required to work successfully in a business environment
  • the skills required to solve problems in a business environment
  • understanding of business culture and responsibilities
  • the ability to successfully communicate and work with others in a business environment
  • the opportunity to develop the skills required to manage and improve their own performance in a business environment
  • the ability to use various types of software, such as presentation software, spreadsheet software, data management and website software

Qualification Specifications: https://www.qualhub.co.uk/qualification-search/qualification-detail/ncfe-level-3-diploma-in-skills-for-business-it-3875

The European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL) Advanced is the internationally recognised qualification which enables people to demonstrate their competence in computer skills. ECDL has been designed to recognise individuals’ practical skills in using information technology in carrying out straightforward tasks in a range of contexts. This is a follow on course from ‘Level 2 ECDL Extra’, which further develops individuals’ knowledge, understanding and application of ICT for use at home and at work

The European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL) is the internationally recognized qualification which enables people to demonstrate their competence in computer skills. ECDL has been designed to recognize individuals’ practical skills in using information technology in carrying out straightforward tasks in a range of contexts. This is a follow on course from ‘Level 1 ECDL Essentials’, which further develops individuals’ knowledge, understanding and application of ICT for use at home and at work.