Intro IT – Entry Requirements

Intro IT or Introduction To IT Skills in its full name. We teach the full award, as in all the modules to complete this award and it is in par with the ‘Leaving Certificate’ or QQI Level 3.

This QQI Level 3 award is under the ‘Employability Skills‘, award code 3M0935.

This course is open to those with little or no experience of computers as well as those with a need to revise their IT skills.

Course Duration

The duration of the course is flexible depending on individual student needs and abilities.


On completion of this course students may continue their studies with the ECDL (European Computer Driving License) course.

Course Description

This course is ideally suited for students with no experience of computers and the internet commence by completing the ICS Equalskills course.

It covers basic computer skills and is an introduction to desktops, documents, searching the web and emailing.

The course goes on to cover Word processing, spreadsheets, internet skills and computer literacy.

The course also covers communication skills and career preparation.

Modules Studied

Equalskills Modules: Computer Basics
Introduction to the Desktop
The World Wide Web
QQI Level 3 Modules: Word Processing
Career Preparation
Health & Fitness
Extra Curricular Activities