This course teaches the skills required to effectively use computers to perform the IT functions required in modern offices and organizations. It covers Word Processing, use of Spreadsheets for data analysis, Data Base applications, creating presentations and multimedia programmes.The use of the Internet is also covered, including how to write simple web pages.

At the completion of this course you will be qualified to work in the IT industry or other organizations that use IT for their business. It is also the launch pad for further training and opportunities in IT, such as Web Site Designing, Programming, and computer networking.

There are no prerequisites for this course. However, if you have Data Operations Level 1 certification you will already have some of the required units.

Welcome Website Designing Trainees! This competency-based programme (delivered in a modular fashion) prepares learners with the knowledge, skills and attitude to provide high-level website development by taking you step-by-step through the construction of a complete website from the very basics of Website design teaching the HTML/XHTML languages, to the uploading of the Website to your web space.

Emphasis will be placed on the DESIGN aspect of the skill. To be a professional Web Site designer requires that the ability to determine the needs of the client is developed and that the web site created will have the look and feel and provide the user experience that the client requires.

So, at the end of this course, if you apply yourself and keep up with the projects and assignments, you will be a Web Site Designer.