Many courses including the following ones are available on the Alison website. You need to register online with Alison to undertake one of their courses.
ALISON ABC IT - Basic Computer and IT Skills Training
ALISON ABC IT is a free, online, self-certifiable course which comprehensively introduces the beginner and near beginner to IT literacy. ABC IT introduces the learner to the very basic concepts of computing and teaches how computing can be an everyday feature of life and work. This free online training course provides learners with the IT skills so necessary in today's workplace. It covers basic Microsoft Office computer applications and touch typing training.
Microsoft Digital Literacy - IT Basics, Internet & Productivity Programs
This course combines 5 Microsoft modules to offer a comprehensive course on computer basic, the internet, productivity programmes and computer security.
Touch Typing Skills - Learn to Type
A free online touch typing course that helps you learn the basics of touch typing and then increase your typing speed and accuracy.
Basic Study Skills - A Short Guide (West Lothian College)
Use this free online course to identify your personal learning style and learn about key study skills such as: mind mapping, time management, keeping a study diary, reading and writing techniques, as well as listening, speaking and telephone techniques. This free course is ideal for students, both young and old.