Key information

Qualification Name

BCS Entry Level Award in Computer and Online Basics (ITQ) (Entry 3) (QCF)


QAN (Accreditation Number)

Qualification Aim
Requires the learner to demonstrate basic knowledge of using a computer and display the skills needed to complete some basics or everyday tasks in a confident way.



Syllabus (PDF)


Facts and figures
Accreditation no:
QCF Level: Entry 3
Guided Learning Hours (GLH): 24
Certification fee per candidate:
Included in registration fee
Entry age:
Accredited for the following age groups:
Pre-16, 16-18, 18+
QCF Credit value:
3 credits
Qualification review date: 31/08/14
Sector Skills Council (SSC): e-Skills UK


Unit Titles:

Mandatory units

  • Computer Basics
  • Online Basics



Portfolio of evidence



Qualification comes with a workbook which the learner can use to record their progress and keep once they have completed the qualification.


Who is this qualification appropriate for?

  • Pre-16
  • 16-18
  • 18+
  • Adult Learning
  • NEETs