ICDL – International Computer Driving Licence(U.K)

Certify your skills to the international standard...!


The International Computer Driving License (ICDL) offers candidates an internationally-recognized certification that is supported by Governments, Education Systems, International organizations and Commercial Corporations alike. It is a high-quality, internationally recognized certification designed, and approved by academic and international experts from around the world. Each ICDL module consists of practical and up-to-date skills which are validated by a test.

ICDL certifications are:
  • Internationally recognized
  • Implemented according to strict quality assurance standards
  • Suitable for all skills levels - view our range of certification programmes
  • Up-to-date, relevant and in line with market needs and technological advancements
  • Can be used in any appropriate software environment
  • Suited to the training needs/schedule of the candidate
ICDL Modules

ICDL is made up of a range of modules each providing a practical programme of up-to-date skills and knowledge areas.

ICDL is made up of a range of modules, categorized as: Base modules, Standard modules, and advanced modules. Each ICDL module provides a practical programme of up-to-date skills and knowledge areas which are validated by a test. This range of modules will enable you to develop and certify your computer skills in the subject areas of your choice and to the level that you need, either for work, or day-to-day life.

Base Modules

Computer Essentials
This module will teach you the essential concepts and skills relating to the use of devices, file creation and management, networks and data security. Download/View Full Syllabus
Online Essentials
This module will teach you the essential concepts and skills relating to web browsing, effective information search, online communication and e-mail. Download/View Full Syllabus
Word Processing
This module teaches you to use a word processing application to accomplish everyday tasks associated with creating, formatting and finishing small-sized word processing documents, such as letters and other everyday documents. Download/View Full Syllabus
This module teaches you to understand the concept of spreadsheets and to use a spreadsheet application. It will enable you to perform tasks associated with developing, formatting, modifying and using a spreadsheet, to use standard formulas and functions, and to competently create and format graphs or charts. Download/View Full Syllabus

Standard Modules

This module will enable you to demonstrate competence in using presentation tools on a computer. It will teach you to perform tasks such as creating, formatting, modifying and preparing presentations using different slide layouts for display and printed distribution. Download/View Full Syllabus
Using Databases
This module develops work-based skills. It will enable you to understand the main concepts of databases and demonstrate the ability to use a database application. This includes creating and modifying tables, queries, forms and reports, and preparing outputs ready for distribution, as well as learning to relate tables and to retrieve and manipulate information from a database by using query and sort tools. Download/View Full Syllabus
Web Editing
This module was developed to enable you to understand the key web editing and publishing concepts, and to design, create, upload, and maintain a static website. By explaining the basics and defining terms in a straightforward way, you will understand the key concepts underpinning web editing and publishing, in addition to acquiring a wide range of web design skills, from basic HTML to image manipulation. Download/View Full Syllabus
Image Editing
Image Editing will teach you use a variety of programmes to manipulate images, and prepare an image for printing or for publishing on the Web. By explaining the basics and defining all terms in a straightforward way, you will understand the key concepts underpinning image editing, and will have the skills to produce high-quality formatted digital images. Download/View Full Syllabus
Project Planning
Project Planning has been developed to enable you, the computer user (rather than IT professionals) to use project management software to prepare project plans and monitor projects including planning and managing time, costs, tasks, and resources. These skills can be applied to both work and home-based projects.Download/View Full Syllabus
IT Security
This IT Security module has been developed to enable you, the computer user (rather than IT professionals), to identify and protect yourself and their organization from common security challenges when using ICT. It will also teach you how to operate safely when online. Download/View Full Syllabus
Online Collaboration
This module teaches you how to effectively collaborate on online/remote project, either for work or study. It sets out concepts and skills relating to the setup and use of online collaborative tools, such as storage, productivity applications, calendars, social media, web meetings, learning environments, and mobile technology. Download/View Full Syllabus
2D Computer Aided Design
The 2D CAD module is suitable for students who will be commencing study in fields related to the architectural, engineering, and construction sectors, or for those who work in these fields in a non-technical capacity who want to certify their 2D CAD skills. Upon completion of this module, you will be able to perform tasks, such as use a 2D design application to create and export drawings, or use enquiry commands to measure distances, angles or areas. Download/View Full Syllabus

Advanced Modules

Advanced Word Processing
This module will provide you with the ability to use the advanced features of word processing applications to enhance your work, improve productivity and save time. By successfully completing this module you will acquire a skill set over and above the routine features of the software. Download/View Full Syllabus
Advanced Spreadsheets
Successful completion of this module will enable you to master the more advanced functions of spreadsheet applications, enabling you to produce more sophisticated reports, and to perform complex mathematical and statistical calculations. These skills will save you considerable amounts of time and will improve your productivity. Download/View Full Syllabus
Advanced Databases
The skills gained through this module will enable you to maximize advanced database functions, in order to manage and analyze high volumes of data. This will enable you to efficiently produce the quantity and quality of information that business today demands. Download/View Full Syllabus
Advanced Presentation
This module covers advanced presentation features that will allow you to use the presentation application to its full potential, and to plan and design more effective presentations that have greater impact and that will better engage and involve an audience. Download/View Full Syllabus