Introductory Digital Literacy Skill Set

Jobs and Skills WA: Digital skills courses
Boost your digital skills, for further study or employment!

If you are interested in a career in ICT but have no (or very limited)  digital literacy skills or experience with digital technologies, the Introductory Digital Literacy skill set could be a great choice. This course will help to build on the digital literacy skills and knowledge that you already have; to give you confidence in using computers, the internet and other digital devices. From here, you could go on to further study to build more skills and knowledge or even seek work experience or an entry-level job in an ICT setting. 

This skill set is 100% fee-free for all eligible students!

Please check with your local TAFE college or training provider for further information about eligibility for free training


Foundation skills
VET for secondary students
Industry: Information Technology, Library and Digital
WA State ID: AE819

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Looking to gain confidence in using technology?

Whether you are wanting to boost your skills for personal use, work or both, this Skill Set is for you! Our Introductory Digital Literacy Skill Set will help you boost confidence in working with technology and gain the skills and knowledge to:

  • Use computers to create simple documents
  • Use digital devices (such as phones and tablets) for everyday use
  • Use the internet to search for information and send emails.

This Skill Set is for individuals with little to no experience using digital literacy.

The information presented on the course lists within this website is provided to the Department of Training and Workforce Development by the WA TAFE colleges and private training providers, and is offered as a guide only. It is updated regularly, however some changes to details may occur in between updates. You should always contact the TAFE or private training provider directly to confirm details and/or ask questions.