The Government predicts 1.2 million digitally skilled people will be needed by 2022 (Digital Skills Strategy 2017). However, 12.6 million of the adult population lack basic digital skills.
Nine out of ten jobs involve the use of computers. So how are you going to meet the growing demand for digital skills?
OCN London has responded by creating a range of innovative digital skills qualifications, aimed at increasing learners’ understanding and use of technology and giving them the skills and knowledge that employers are demanding.
Qualification Suite Synopsis
Which of the following qualification suites is right for your learners?
SKILLS FOR PROFESSIONS IN DIGITAL INDUSTRIES AND TECHNOLOGY: Flexible qualifications with a range of innovative, vocation-specific units. The range of qualification sizes make them ideal for short courses, study programmes, preparation for employment, further study and apprenticeships.
DIGITAL TRANSACTION SKILLS: Safely & securely create online accounts, manage a range of transactions, monitor and manage own digital footprint.
DIGITAL LITERACY: Exercise critical reading and thinking skills in sourcing and using digital data.
DIGITAL SKILLS: Flexible qualifications to support digital safety, productivity, creativity, innovation and understanding.
DIGITAL MARKETING: professional qualifications which offer practising and aspiring marketers flexible routes into the knowledge and understanding relevant to digital marketing.
MOBILE APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT AND ENTERPRISE: Understand the app market, create an app that can compete, market, distribute, update and refine it.
For further information, see the qualification guides below.
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Update: We have mapped our Digital Skills qualifications to the Department for Education’s new Essential Digital Skills Framework. Click here to see our mapping document.
See the full range of our DIGITAL SKILLS qualifications, IT USER SKILLS qualifications and ACCESS TO HE DIPLOMAS.