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Basic Computer Skills Set

State ID: KAC05

Step your way into technology by starting with the basics.

Technology is advancing on a daily basis and we as a society are becoming more reliant on using the internet and technology for everyday tasks and most importantly for keeping in touch with family and friends. For many technology, computers and smart devices can be tricky and daunting to use. We're here to help! In this hands-on short course you’ll learn basic skills to help you become confident in using digital devices, computers and Microsoft programs.

You’ll become computer literate as you learn how to:

  • Use a computer including accessing files and application programs
  • Use Microsoft Office programs including Word
  • Navigate your way around the Internet 
  • Apply basic security procedures and how to spot those scam emails
  • Use your smart devices such as iPhone or tablets 


    Course Content 

    For a list of the nationally accredited units included in this course please refer to your preferred campus delivery information below. 



    Upon successful completion you will receive a Statement of Attainment


    Enrolment & Enquiries 

    For more information about this course and to enrol:

    Contact: Michelle Harvey | Lecturer- Geraldton Campus

    9956 6122  | 1800 672 700


    Enquiry Form: Complete the course enquiry form below. 


    To find out more about studying with us please refer to our Course Guide and Student Information Pack.

    Important information

    How to apply

    Important information

    Course Duration

    8 weeks | Every Monday | 9am-3pm


    Full: $634.40

    Concession: $191.10

    How to apply
    On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
     Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
    Flexible and Other Study Types 
    We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
    Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
    For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
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    Short Courses and Skill Sets

    Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.


    Delivery location, important dates and study options

    Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

    We are currently taking expressions of interest for this course. Contact our student services team on 1800 672 700 for more information or complete the course enquiry form below. 

    Course enquiry

    Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

    Page last updated December 18, 2020