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ICDL/ECDL – Standard

Course Aim:

The International Computer Driving Licence (ICDL) (Formally ECDL) is the most widely recognised all-round computer certification in the world, and Island Training Technologies provides training for you to join the millions of people to achieve this respected accreditation.

Users of all ages can enrol on this online course, to become fully competent in the common applications that help users improve their professional and personal lives. Computer literacy is a fundamental skill, whether you are seeking employment or you wish to improve your understanding of digital technology. The practical, up-to-date ICDL programme provides an internationally respected skillset and the confidence to thrive in the digital world.

Course Description:

The  ICDL standard covers basic computer skills and the use of common applications in the workplace, the home and in society in general.  It is divided into seven modules, 4 base modules and any 3 modules from the standard category.

The tests in these modules do not have to be taken in any specific order.  When a candidate registers on an ICDL programme, they receive a Skills Card on which their progress through the seven tests is recorded.  When all seven modules are completed, the International Computer Driving Licence (ICDL) is awarded.

Client Profile:

It is important that each client has previous experience and a basic knowledge of Microsoft Windows or Apple Mac systems.

We would suggest clients complete the basic introduction to computers prior ro attending this training course.

Course Modules:

Base Modules – Computer Essential, Online Essentials,  Word Processing, Spreadsheets

Any 3x Standard Modules – Using Databases, Presentation, Online Collaboration, IT Security, Image Editing

Course Location:                                                 

Killarney, Kerry | Macroom | Cork City | Online

Course Available as Daytime Training | Night Classes | One-to-One | Online

Course Duration:

approx 60 hours – night class or
approx 25 hours one-to-one training


Please contact Island Computers & Training for more details.


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