ICT and Digital

With the world around us becoming ever more digital focused, you can develop your Essential Digital skills and become more confident in your abilities with our new range of FREE courses, designed to support you during this time.

You can learn how to use digital skills to connect with friends, local communities and the world around you with our courses, topics covered may include:

  • Being Safe Online
  • Using Online Platforms
  • Creating Online Networks
  • Getting Confident Online
  • Handling Information

Explore our range of FREE* courses and sign-up using our online enrolment portal. If you need support, get in touch, our friendly team can help!

*Note that most of our courses are FREE for Lancashire residents and where fees are applicable, this will be noted on your enrolment.

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Nelson and Colne College Group
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Online Provision
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Pukar Disability Resource Centre
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Sahara in Preston Ltd
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Stoneyholme Primary School
Stubbylee Community Greenhouses & Events
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The Good Life Project Colne
The Sanctuary, Chorley
The Waterside Centre
Thursby Garden Community Action Group
Valley Street Community Centre
Watchusgrow Recovery Chorley
Wellness Hub @ Deepdale Preston
Whalley Old Grammar School Community Cen
Whitefield Infant School & Nursery Unit
Whitworth Library
Woodnook Community Centre Accrington
  • Creating a Professional Wordpress Website
    IT and Digital
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 26/09/2022
      18:00 to 21:00
      3 week course
      6 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Digital Essentials
    IT and Digital
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    This course is to help you learn and develop your ICT skills from the beginning. You may already have some knowledge, but may not be confident in using these skills, unsure what buttons and icons to use etc. You may want to develop their home life, skills for work or job seeking skills. You should be able to follow a simple set of instructions and be able to write in sentences using capital letters, full stops and question marks and spell common words correctly, read and write, correct spellings...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Sanctuary, Chorley
      TUE - 20/09/2022
      10:00 to 12:00
      33 week course
      8 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Thursby Garden Community Action Group
      TUE - 20/09/2022
      10:00 to 12:00
      33 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Lancashire Adult Learning
      WED - 21/09/2022
      10:00 to 12:00
      32 week course
      This course is now full
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Morecambe Library
      WED - 21/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      32 week course
      Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Stoneyholme Primary School
      WED - 21/09/2022
      09:15 to 11:15
      32 week course
      7 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • The Waterside Centre
      MON - 26/09/2022
      10:00 to 12:00
      30 week course
      This course is now full
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Digital Essentials Taster
    IT and Digital
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      MON - 12/09/2022
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      6 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • The Sanctuary, Chorley
      TUE - 13/09/2022
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      12 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Lancashire Adult Learning
      WED - 14/09/2022
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      9 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Stoneyholme Primary School
      WED - 14/09/2022
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Thursby Garden Community Action Group
      TUE - 22/09/2022
      13:00 to 16:00
      1 day course
      8 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Digital IT Skills for the Workplace
    IT and Digital
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Sanctuary, Chorley
      WED - 05/10/2022
      09:30 to 12:30
      31 week course
      12 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Digital IT Skills for the Workplace Taster
    IT and Digital
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Sanctuary, Chorley
      WED - 14/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:30
      1 day course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Woodnook Community Centre Accrington
      THU - 15/09/2022
      12:30 to 15:30
      1 day course
      10 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Thursby Garden Community Action Group
      THU - 22/09/2022
      13:00 to 16:00
      1 day course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Digital Photography - Beginners
    IT and Digital
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    This course would suit a complete beginner who has an interest in digital photography and would like to gain the basic skills required to get the best from digital images and develop their picture capture skills. It will also suit those who have previous basic experience and would like to increase their knowledge and practice of the subject. The course will provide an overview of the digital process from start to finish, from choosing camera settings, to preparing for web or print. If you feel y...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Nelson and Colne College
      TUE - 20/09/2022
      18:00 to 21:00
      5 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: £96.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Essential Digital Skills
    IT and Digital
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    Digital skills are essential for life and this course will help you to learn the skills you need to be able to enjoy the benefits of getting online and using digital devices. Whatever your needs or interests such as booking a GP appointment, ordering shopping online, video calling family, supporting your child’s home learning or searching for a new job this course will give you the tools you need to use online and digital services safely. Initial assessment - You will complete an initial a...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      THU - 19/09/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      31 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • The Sanctuary, Chorley
      TUE - 20/09/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      33 week course
      6 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Thursby Garden Community Action Group
      TUE - 20/09/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      33 week course
      7 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Thursby Garden Community Action Group
      TUE - 20/09/2022
      18:00 to 20:30
      33 week course
      12 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Morecambe Library
      WED - 21/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      32 week course
      9 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • St Johns Church Centre Nelson
      THU - 22/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      33 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Lancashire Adult Learning
      FRI - 23/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      31 week course
      9 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • The Cornerstone
      FRI - 23/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      31 week course
      7 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Haslingden Community Link
      MON - 26/09/2022
      12:30 to 15:00
      30 week course
      7 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Sahara in Preston Ltd
      MON - 26/09/2022
      12:15 to 14:45
      30 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Essential Digital Skills Taster
    IT and Digital
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    This is a introduction taster session to the full course and qualification to help you have understanding of the course and structure. Digital skills are essential for life and this course will help you to learn the skills you need to be able to enjoy the benefits of getting online and using digital devices. Whatever your needs or interests such as booking a GP appointment, ordering shopping online, video calling family, supporting your child’s home learning or searching for a new job this co...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Haslingden Community Link
      MON - 12/09/2022
      12:30 to 15:00
      1 day course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • The Waterside Centre
      MON - 12/09/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      1 day course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • The Sanctuary, Chorley
      TUE - 13/09/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      1 day course
      12 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Thursby Garden Community Action Group
      TUE - 13/09/2022
      13:00 to 15:30
      1 day course
      12 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Thursby Garden Community Action Group
      TUE - 13/09/2022
      18:00 to 20:30
      1 day course
      12 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Morecambe Library
      WED - 14/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      9 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • St Johns Church Centre Nelson
      THU - 15/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Lancashire Adult Learning
      FRI - 16/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      12 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Rawtenstall Library
      FRI - 16/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      12 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • The Cornerstone
      FRI - 16/09/2022
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Get Started with: Email
    IT and Digital
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      12/09/2022
      06:00 to 07:00
      6 week course
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Get Started with: Microsoft Excel
    IT and Digital
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 12/09/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      MON - 31/10/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      14 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Get Started with: Microsoft Powerpoint
    IT and Digital
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    **After enrolment you will be given details to access our Moodle platform. This is not an automated response; you will be emailed by one of our tutors within seven days of enrolment** This is a self direct learning course through our online learning platform Moodle. Tutor support is avilable via email. You will complete tasks and activities on Moodle and progress to the following week. You will need to have access to the internet and the Microsoft Office PowerPoint package to complete this cour...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      TUE - 13/09/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      18 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      TUE - 01/11/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Get Started with: Microsoft Word
    IT and Digital
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    **After enrolment you will be given details to access our Moodle platform. This is not an automated response; you will be emailed by one of our tutors within seven days of enrolment** This is a self direct learning course through our online learning platform Moodle. Tutor support is avilable via email. You will complete tasks and activities on Moodle and progress to the following week. You will need to have access to the internet and the Microsoft Office Word package to complete this course. ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      14/09/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      18 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Available from:
      02/11/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Introduction to Tablets
    IT and Digital
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Eccleston Library
      FRI - 07/10/2022
      15:00 to 17:00
      1 day course
      Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Learn to Code with Python Level 2
    IT and Digital
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Nelson and Colne College
      TUE - 27/09/2022
      18:00 to 21:00
      13 week course
      8 Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Level 2 Award in Cyber Security
    IT and Digital
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Accrington and Rossendale College
      TUE - 01/11/2022
      09:30 to 12:30
      9 week course
      12 Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
    • Accrington and Rossendale College
      TUE - 01/11/2022
      18:00 to 21:00
      9 week course
      12 Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Next Steps in Using: Microsoft Powerpoint
    IT and Digital
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      THU - 15/09/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      THU - 03/11/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      7 week course
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Next Steps using a Professional Wordpress Website
    IT and Digital
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 14/11/2022
      18:00 to 21:00
      3 week course
      18 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Next Steps with: Microsoft Excel
    IT and Digital
    Delivered Online

    Online
    Online
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      WED - 14/09/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      17 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Online Course
      WED - 02/11/2022
      18:00 to 19:00
      6 week course
      19 Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Prevent Identity Theft
    IT and Digital
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Parbold Library
      TUE - 20/09/2022
      10:00 to 12:00
      1 day course
      This course is now full
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    • Knott End Library
      TUE - 27/09/2022
      13:00 to 15:00
      1 day course
      Places Remaining
      Cost: Free to Lancashire residents
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Using Social Marketing for Business - Level 2 Award
    IT and Digital
    Delivered in a venue near you

    In Venue
    In Venue
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Nelson and Colne College
      THU - 29/09/2022
      18:00 to 21:00
      6 week course
      8 Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
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