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Microsoft Excel Level 3
This course introduces delegates to the powerful data summary features of Excel, What If? facilities, advanced, conditional and financial functions, automating a spreadsheet and web interactivity. Delegates should have a good all-round knowledge of Excel.
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Study Mode: 1 Day course at Colchester Institute
Date: Friday 14th July | Friday 8th September | Friday 20th October |
Digital Marketing Level 3
To provide learners with the knowledge to use social media platforms to market their business. Delegates should have a basic knowledge of social media platforms.
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Study Mode: 22 x 2 hour e-learning sessions
Various starts throughout the year: August 2017 | October 2017 | October 2017 | January 2018
Level 3 Introduction to networking (CCNA1)
To provide learners how to: build a simple Ethernet network using routers and switches, employ basic cabling and network designs to connect devices and design, calculate and apply IP addressing schemes and subnet masks. Delegates will need Level 2 English and Maths, plus good general IT skills.
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Study Mode: 15 x 3 hour classes at Colchester Institute
Start Date: September 2017. Contact us for dates
Digital Asset Management: Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop L3
Photoshop is the best imaging and design app and is at the core of almost every creative project. Work across desktop and mobile devices to create and enhance your photographs, web and mobile app designs, 3D artwork, videos and more. Delegates will require a general interest in this area.
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Study Mode: 5 x 3 hour classes at Colchester Institute
Course Dates: October 2017 and January 2018. Contact us for dates
Publish Everything – e-books and interactive online documents. Level 3
Adobe Indesign industry-leading page design and layout toolset lets you work across desktop and mobile devices to create, preflight, and publish everything from printed books and brochures to digital magazines, eBooks, and interactive online documents. Delegates will require a general interest in this area.
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Study Mode: 5 x 3 hour classes at Colchester Institute
Start Date: October 2017 and January 2018. Contact us for dates
From first cut to final credits – create your own videos
Using Premier Pro learn how to share videos quickly on popular social media sites, including YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, and now Twitter. Delegates will require a general interest in this area.
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Study Mode: 5 x 3 hour classes at Colchester Institute
Start Date: October 2017. Contact us for dates
Level 3 Introduction to Programming (Using Python or C or Java)
To provide learners with an understanding of programming principles, and also to apply the skill in the basic input output control of typical Internet of Things (IoT) devices. Language used can be Python or C or Java). Delegates will need Level 2 English and Maths, plus good general IT skills.
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Study Mode: 5 x 3 hour classes at Colchester Institute
Start Date: October 2017. Contact us for dates
Level 3 Routing and switching (CCNA2)
To provide learners how to: design, install, operate, and troubleshoot small to medium size networks including the configuration of switches, connecting to LANs, Wireless LANs and WANs. Delegates will need Level 2 English and Maths, plus good general IT skills and have completed CCNA1 previously.
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Study Mode: 5 x 3 hour classes at Colchester Institute
Start Date: October 2017. Contact us for dates
Level 3 Introduction to Cloud Computing
An introduction of cloud platform products and services, and how to choose appropriate application deployment environment on cloud platform with hands-on instruction and practice. Delegates will need Level 2 English and Maths, plus good general IT skills
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Study Mode: 5 x 3 hour classes at Colchester Institute
Start Date: October 2017. Contact us for dates
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