European Computer Driving Licence

ECDL (European Computer Driving Licence)

ECDL is the world’s number one IT user qualification – recognised and valued in workplaces around the globe as proof of competence in IT. It’s tried, tested and trusted. ECDL programmes have been delivered to over 13 million people, in 41 languages across 148 countries. Over 2.5 million people have taken ECDL in the UK alone.

ECDL: digital skills to get ahead

Using a computer effectively is now an essential skill – at home, at college, at university or at work. It can help you communicate more effectively and access information more easily, and a certified computer qualification makes you more attractive to employers.

How to you achieve it?

Four exams of 45 minutes each you have to pass all the exams to gain the qualification. The exams are in the following Microsoft Office programs, PowerPoint, Word and Excel, the fourth exam is called “Improving Productivity” and “pulls together” skills used in the previous three.

Skills revision website: http://www.gcflearnfree.org/office2013