Course in Digital Competences

Want to master the digital skills that are essential in today's world? This is the course for you! A comprehensive programme that will immerse you in the fascinating world of digital skills, giving you the tools and knowledge you need to excel in the digital age.




What will you learn?

The Digital Skills Course aims to enable students to not only use digital tools, but also to understand the underlying principles, develop critical skills and proactively adapt to a constantly evolving digital environment.

With this training you will learn:

  • Efficient navigation on the Internet: discover how to make the most of the thousands of resources available online, from research to effective communication.
  • Social networking skills: Become an expert in the use of these applications, learning strategies to build a solid and professional presence.
  • Management of productivity tools: optimise your efficiency by using tools such as Google Workspace, Microsoft Office and other collaborative platforms.
  • Digital security: protect your personal and professional information online by understanding digital security best practices.
  • Introduction to Digital Marketing: discover the fundamental concepts of digital marketing and how to apply them to stand out in an increasingly digitalised market.



How is this course delivered?

This training is fully online, so you can do it wherever and whenever you want. This allows you to make learning flexible, accessible and tailored to your needs, allowing you to personalise your learning experience according to your needs and pace of life.

In addition, the 50-hour (2ECTS) course offers hands-on learning, addressing theoretical concepts in a practical way, with exercises and projects that will allow you to apply what you learn.



  1. Information and information literacy

1.1. Basic concepts

1.2. Browsing, searching and filtering of information, data and digital content

1.3. Assessment of information, data and digital content

1.4. Data, information and digital content management

  1. Communication and collaboration

2.1. Interaction through digital technologies

2.2. Sharing information and digital content

2.3. Online citizen participation

2.4. Netiquette

2.5. Digital identity management

  1. Digital content creation

3.1. Digital content development

3.2. Integration and reworking of digital content

Copyright and licensing

3.4. Programming

  1. Security

4.1. Protection of devices

4.2. Personal data protection and digital identity

4.3. Health protection

4.4 Protection of the environment

4.5. Main risks

4.6. Useful addresses

  1. Troubleshooting

5.1. Technical troubleshooting

5.2. Identifying technology needs and responses

5.3. Innovation and creative use of technology

5.4. Identifying safety in digital literacy



Who is this course for?

This course is ideal for anyone looking to improve their digital skills, from students to professionals who want to keep up with an increasingly digital world.
Join us and get ready to stand out in the digital age!



Once you have completed the course, you will be able to apply for a 50 hour certificate (2ECTS) issued by the Catholic University of Avila, this certificate will be available at a later date and will have an associated cost.