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Support for learners working towards Functional Skills Level 2 maths. 

Work through each topic module at your own pace to further support your learning. 

About this qualification  

This is a regulated qualification. The regulated number for this qualification is 600/1455/6. 

This qualification may be eligible for funding. For further guidance on funding, please contact your local funding provider.  

This qualification is suitable for use within a Study Programme. 

Qualification purpose 

This qualification is designed for learners who are using IT within their job or plan to pursue a career in a job requiring IT skills. Units can be taken at a variety of levels which gives flexibility to enable the qualification to match job roles. This qualification is suitable for learners using IT systems in a wide range of job roles. 

This qualification will:  

  • focus on the study of IT User Skills within the Information and Communication Technology sector
  • offer breadth and depth of study, incorporating a key core of knowledge   
  • provide opportunities to acquire a number of technical skills. 
Qualification objectives 

The objectives of this qualification are to:  
  • allow learners to apply knowledge, understanding and skills to a level recognised by employers, thus proving competency in their job role.  

Achieving this qualification 


To be awarded the NCFE Level 1 Certificate in IT User Skills (ITQ), learners must achieve a minimum of 13 credits. 3 Credits must be from the mandatory unit and a minimum of 10 credits must be from the optional groups. 8 credits must be at Level 1 or above. Only one of the same titled units can be achieved.