• Digital Skills

  • Attendance/Duration

    This course runs on a Tuesday evening in Kilmarnock, and a Thursday evening in Ayr from 6pm to 9pm for 12 weeks

  • Cost


  • Start Date

    From 30 Jan 2018

What's Involved

Are you bamboozled by routers, apps and clouds? Yes, then this is the course for you.

Our tutor will take you on a journey through the digital world. During your journey you will explore the following:

  • Getting Devices Ready for the Trip – PCs, Laptops, Tablets, Phones, Routers and Cabling
  • Safely Through the Clouds – Networks, Cloud Storage, Parental Controls and Cyber Security
  • Avoiding Travel Trouble – Roaming, Trip Advisor, Accommodation Comparisons, Using Maps and Apps for your travels, Researching your Resort
  • Shopping Online – Buying and Selling Online, Finding Free Products, Recycled Goods
  • Money Matters – Online Banking, Price Comparison, Cash Back Apps
  • Be inspired – Apps for Learning, Hobbies and Work
  • Connecting People – Social Media, Video Calling, Messaging
  • Creating and Sharing Digital Content – Creating Photo Albums and Collage Images, Blogging and Sharing Posts, Tweets, Video and Images Online.

As you discover many new digital tools and resources we will gather a portfolio of evidence which can be used to gain a nationally accredited qualification at SCQF Level 7 in Digital Skills.

Funding and Fees

This course is eligible for Individual Training Account (ITA), depending on individual circumstances. For further information on funding go to our Funding and Fees tab to the right. Apply for your funding now to ensure it is in place before your course starts.

Please note this course is also eligible to pay by instalments. Please contact our Finance department for further information on 01563 523501 Ext. 8558


For further information please call 0300 303 0303 or email: businessdevelopment@ayrshire.ac.uk