National Certificate in Computing Level 2

Computer skills will help you get a job, promotions and earn more money. So why not turn a NO into NOW today by enrolling at EIT for the National Certificate in Computing Level 2? It’s free, flexible and you can start asap. You won’t regret it!

If you have little knowledge, skills or experience in computing then this is a great programme to start with. It is based on self-paced workbooks with tutor assistance if required. This programme uses the Microsoft Office suite of software to provide you with foundation computing skills essential for employment and future study.

This certificate’s part-time programme provides foundation computing skills designed to give you a base level of computing skills for any industry or work place.

Location

Central Hawke's Bay Learning Centre, Hastings Learning Centre, Hawkes Bay Campus, Maraenui Learning Centre, Ruatoria Learning Centre, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Wairoa Learning Centre

Study Options

Flexible, Online, Part-time

Length

45 weeks

Course Type

Domestic

Career Opportunities & Outcomes

When you've completed the National Certificate in Computing Level 2 you can take your fresh new skills straight into the workplace or seek out further study options at EIT.

Outline

If you have little knowledge, skills or experience in computing then this is a great programme to start with. It is based on self-paced workbooks with tutor assistance if required. This programme uses the Microsoft Office suite of software to provide you with foundation computing skills essential for employment and future study.

This certificate's part-time programme provides foundation computing skills designed to give you a base level of computing skills for any industry or work place.

Subject areas you'll cover are:


  • Email and Internet

  • Where to save your work to (File Management)

  • What makes up the different parts of a computer

  • Word processing and document production for industry (using MS Word)

  • SpreadSheeting (using MS Excel)

  • Database (using MS Access)

  • Desktop Publishing (using MS Publisher)

  • Time management

  • Ergonomics

  • PowerPoint


Choose one of the flexible options available and study when you want, where you want, for free!

Please feel free to make an appointment to discuss your study options. You can meet with our staff in person at either our Hawke's Bay or Tairāwhiti Gisborne campus, or simply give us a call on 0800 22 55 348.

Dates

You can start at any time.

Entry

Entry into the programme is open which means no formal academic qualifications are required.

ENGLISH LANGUAGE ENTRY REQUIREMENT
Students must have an acceptable level of English language fluency.

ENTRY WITH CREDIT
If students have already completed one or more unit standards in this programme they will be able to use them for this qualification.

Study Pathways

There are many computing, accounting and business programmes you can continue on with after you've completed the National Certificate in Computing Level 2, such as the EIT National Certificate in Computing Level 3. Just ask one of EIT's friendly staff to find out more.