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 limited digital literacy skills or experience with digital technologies, the Digital Literacy skill set could be a great choice. This course will help to build on the basic 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

Skill sets
Equity courses
Foundation skills
Industry: Information Technology, Library and Digital | English, Languages and Foundation Studies |
WA State ID: AE820

Choose a WA TAFE college that delivers this course

To find out more about doing this course at a WA TAFE college, select one of the TAFEs listed below to read their course descriptions. You'll also be able to see at which TAFE campus/es the course is delivered.

If you would like further information such as when the course is available and how to enrol, and details of course fees, or if you have questions about how the course is delivered, please follow the Find out more link to go to the TAFE's website where you will find full course details and contact information so that you can speak to the TAFE directly.

Boost your digital literacy skills

Designed to help you boost your digital literacy skills for further study and/or employment opportunities. The course will provide you with the skills and knowledge to:

  • Use the basic features of a computer
  • Create documents using templates and formatting
  • Use the internet for research purposes and to send emails
  • Use the main functions and key features of personal devices.

This skill Set is for individuals with limited digital literacy skills and experience.

This skill set has been designed for individuals who wish to meet competency requirements for a broad range of digital literacy skills including the use of basic computing, web searching and basic applications software.

  • Operate presentation packages
  • Use, communicate and search securely on the internet
  • Operate a personal computer
  • Operate spreadsheet applications
  • Operate word-processing application



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.