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Bradford College

Digital Functional Skills

Qualification Gained
Gateway Qualifications Entry 3 in Digital Skills Functional, Gateway Qualifications Level 1 in Digital Skills Functional
Study Level
Adult, Entry Level 3, Level 1
15 weeks
Start Date
September 2024
Study Mode
Part-time, Flexible


This qualification is ideal for those looking to update their digital skills for everyday life. It involves using a range of software applications, navigating the internet and keeping safe online.

Digital Functional Skills is a part time qualification offered at Entry Level 3 and Level 1. The courses will enable you to participate in digital and online activities safely in the workplace and other real life contexts.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will gain a qualification which is recognised and valued by employers.

  Key Info

  • Using devices and handling information
  • Creating and editing
  • Communicating
  • Transacting
  • Being safe and responsible online

There are no entry requirements. You will be required to take an initial assessment to assess your prior knowledge and digital skills. You will then be placed on the appropriate course level.

To apply please call the Adult Learning Centre on 01274 088586.

Teaching methods include working through online content, small group activities and workshops, practical exercises, demonstrations, one to one support and guidance.

You will be assessed at the end of the course with an onscreen/online assessment available on demand.

Following successful achievement, you can further develop your understanding and skills and progress onto digital qualifications at a higher level. It may also support you to progress into or within employment.

If you're 19 or older you may need to pay a fee.

This is representative of the most common fees scenario, but actual fees can vary depending on a number of factors. Please contact us if you need more guidance.

If you have any questions or require any additional information, please contact [email protected]

Disclaimer: Our prospectus, college documents and website are simply here to offer a guide. We accept no liability for any inaccurate statements and are not responsible for any negative outcomes if you rely on an inaccurate statement. We reserve the right to withdraw any programmes or service at any time.