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Why Choose ECDL?

Units of Learning:

Each element of the ECDL course can be completed individually in separate Units of Learning. The table below describes the content of each unit.


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ttSkilled employees enable organisations to use technology more effectively, leading to increases in productivity and competitiveness and ensuring that objectives are achieved more efficiently. ECDL certification programmes are used to increase productivity gains through developing competent employees.

Computers have become an essential part of everyday life. Gaining the skills to understand and use computers or advancing your existing skills are an essential part of lifelong learning. ECDL certification programmes are designed to meet the needs of both younger and older age groups.





Communicate, Connect, Interact:

ECDL can help you communicate, connect, and interact with others:
• Communicate with friends and family
• Connect with virtual communities of like-minded people through, for example, web browsing, email, or blogs
• Interact using online technologies, for example, Instant Messaging, webcams, Internet telephony, or online education and entertainment

Access Information and Services

Computer skills enable you to access a range of information and services that can simplify your life and save time:
• E-shopping enables you to make purchases online and shop around for the best value
• E-banking allows you to manage your accounts and pay bills without waiting in line
• Online government services are convenient for sending forms, dealing with officials, and finding out information
• The ability to access news, information, and entertainment keeps you up to date with what is going on in the world around you

Why ECDL Certification Programmes?

ECDL certification programmes enable you to acquire computer skills and knowledge, and to provide proof of these skills, as well as providing you with the satisfaction of achieving a high-quality and internationally recognised standard.

Choose your Preferred Software Applications

ECDL certification programmes are vendor neutral so you can train and test your skills using a variety of software applications. The range of programmes offered means that you can find the right option for your skill level, whether you are a complete beginner, already have basic knowledge but want to become a fully competent user of computers and standard applications, or develop advanced skills in the use of computer applications.

Which version of Office?

We offer three options with regard to the version of Microsoft Office that you can select. We currently offer Microsoft Office 2007, Microsoft Office 2010 and Microsoft Office 2013. Microsoft Office 2007 is available fully online, while Office 2010 and 2013 are available online, or as a blended solution, where a tutor will be available for all or part of the time. Please contact us for more information on these options.

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