Highlights

Here are some of the highlights for this micro-credential.

  • No application process, no pre-requisites, open to anyone

  • Learn at your own pace using a computer, tablet or smartphone

  • Take up to 90 days to complete the micro-credential

  • Receive a certificate of course completion and digital badge for successfully completing the course which can be shared on social media (e.g. LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter), downloaded as a PDF, or even embedded in an email signature

Micro-credential Overview

This short 6-hr micro-credential is for learners who are interested in entering a data entry profession.  Learners will focus on improving their typing skills and use various software programs such as Excel, Word, and Access required in this field.

Review the curriculum below to see the topics covered.  

Learners who successfully complete the micro-credential will earn a digital badge and certificate of course completion that can be downloaded and shared via social media. 

You will have access to the micro-credential for 90 days to work through the content.

Curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to the Micro-credential!

    • Before We Begin...

    • Welcome and Micro-credential information

    • Navigation

    • Learning Outcomes

  • 2

    Lesson 1: Data Entry

    • Lesson 1: Data entry - Learning Objectives

    • Lesson 1: What is Data Entry?

    • Lesson 1: Data Entry Skills

    • Lesson 1: More About Skills

    • Lesson 1: How to Organize Your Work Environment?

    • Lesson 1: When Do You Use Data Entry?

    • Lesson 1: Typing Skills

    • Lesson 1: Typing Exercise

    • Lesson 1: Helpful Resources

    • Lesson 1: Knowledge Check

    • Lesson 1: Summary

    • Lesson 1: Quiz

  • 3

    Lesson 2: Software

  • 4

    Lesson 3: Databases

  • 5

    Lesson 4: Data Management

    • Lesson 5: Learning Objectives

    • Lesson 5: Reports

    • Lesson 5: Information

    • Lesson 5: How to Do Data Analysis

    • Lesson 5: Writing a Report

    • Lesson 5: Writing a Report - Continued

    • Lesson 5: Writing a report - Continued

    • Lesson 5: Helpful Resources

    • Lesson 5: Knowledge Check

    • Lesson 5: Summary

    • Lesson 5 Quiz

  • 6

    Next steps

    • You're Almost Done

    • Before you go...