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Domain Academy: Practical ICT Skills Training course

Single offer

The Practical ICT Skills Training course has been designed by Domain Academy as a part of the Digital Skills Bootcamp 2021 of eSkills Malta Foundation. Each year, training providers join the e-Skills Malta Foundation through the Digital Skills Bootcamp, to offer coding and advanced digital skills education sessions to various target audiences. As one of the main goals of the initiative is to improve the talent pool of people with basic and advanced digital skills, this course fits precisely into this objective. 

The main goal of Practical ICT Skills Training course is to make people familiarise with basic ICT skills. In particular, this free online course is intended both for persons in employment and for Not in Training and Employment (NTE) persons. 

Programme of the course

The course content is the same for both employed and unemployed people. The course lasts about two months, during which some key topics will be covered, including:

  • Cybersecurity: the key concepts relating to the importance of secure information and data, physical security, privacy and identity theft
  • Learn how to protect a computer, a device, or network from malware and unauthorised access
  • Browse the Internet with awareness of the risks and knowing how to communicate safely (security issues regarding email and instant messaging)
  • Understanding of different types of networks, connection types and network specific issues including firewalls
  • Learn how to backup and restore data appropriately and safely, and how to securely dispose of data

Many other bootcamp educational sessions are available through the website of the e-Skills Malta Foundation, targeting the digital skills of all citizens, labour force, as well as digital skills in education. 

Training Offer Details

Target audience
Digital skills for the labour force.
Digital technology / specialisation
Digital skill level
Basic
Geographic scope - Country
Malta
Industry - field of education and training
Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) not further defined
Computer use
Database and network design and administration
Target language
English
Type of initiative
National initiative
Typology of training opportunties
Learning activity
e-learning coursework
Assessment type
Training duration
Is this course free
Yes
Is the certificate / credential free
Yes
Effort
Part time light
Self-paced course
No