IT Skills Centre

Welcome to the home of the ITSkills Centre; making sense of IT.

At our IT Skills Centre, we offer flexible learning for beginners, intermediate, advanced and professional users from the ages of 18 and above.  The Centre is open all year round and our flexible service mean you can begin a module at any time of the year. It also means you can choose which day or evening you would like to study allowing you to juggle home, social or work commitments. Our expert tutors are on hand to guide you through the ITQ qualifications offered by City and Guilds.  City & Guilds ITQ helps build skills and confidence in a range of IT areas including: Word Processing, Spreadsheets, Databases, Desktop Publishing, Slideshow Presentations, Email & Internet and Website Design.  As well as building IT skills, if you are currently looking for work, the City & Guilds ITQ can also help you to become more employable with working knowledge of current IT programs such as: Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Publisher, FrontPage and Outlook, in both 2010 and 2013 versions.

An initial interview with staff from the IT Skills Centre will help you to determine which is the correct level for you and advise you on the next steps. To book an interview or for any other questions contact the ITSkills Centre; itskillscentre@howcollege.ac.uk or ring 01905 725513

For more information on computing courses please visit our course pages

 Why choose the IT Skills Centre?

  • Friendly flexible open learning at college
  • Start anytime, work anytime
  • Open all year round - wide selection of optional units
  • Designed for everyone employed, unemployed and / or those looking for new skills
  • Designed for beginners, intermediate, advanced and professional users
  • Try a free taster session before deciding if it is the right course for you