Remote Work

This module sets out the essential concepts and good practice needed to be effective when working remotely.

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Course details

Course duration:

4 weeks

Assessment & awards:

International Computer Driving Licence

Method of Study

Online, part-time 

Register for Course

New users will need to create a free account and fill in a short form on FETCH, Ireland's Further Education and Training Hub.

This course accepts continuous enrolments, so once registered, you can begin learning immediately.

Course Description

This course sets out the essential concepts and good practice needed to be effective when working remotely. This course is perfect for learners who need to work effectively from any remote location.

If you need to understand the tools and setup that will allow you to work remotely with ease, then this course is for you.

Upon completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Implement best practices in a remote work setting
  • Understand the tools and set-up required for successful remote working
  • Create a suitable working environment from any location

How it Works

Who can take this course?

This course is available to all adults over the age of 18 resident in the Republic of Ireland.

How do I sign up?

You can sign up for this course by visiting FETCH, Irelands Further Education and Training Hub. You will have to register for an account before you can begin the course.

Who is the provider for this course?

The provider for this course is Cenit College, and your learning will be delivered through the eCollege online learning environment. When you complete your application you will receive an email with your access details, and when you log into the platform you will see details of how to contact your course tutor. You can contact your course tutor at any time, or reach out to Cenit College directly at 

Does the course have prerequisites? 

This course has no prior knowledge requirements.

Does this course have tutor support?

Yes, this course is supported by an online tutor who you will have access to during the course.

What is the exam like for this course?

Exams are taken online and are 45 minutes in duration. There are 32-39 questions with a pass mark of 75%.

Do I need specific hardware or software?

You will require access to a PC or laptop running a supported version of Microsoft Windows (the most recent version is Windows 11).

No specific software is required for this course.