International Computer Driving License (ICDL) is not a "training course" but rather a competency standard that is acknowledged through testing.
It is based on the successful European Computer Driving License (ECDL) scheme.
This end user certification is a proof that the holder is competent in the use of a computer and common computer applications and also knows the essential concepts of IT.
The ICDL is designed for a person to 'drive' a computer with the same ease as they might drive a car.
Its aims are to:
Many students want to enter an IT career, but are not sure if IT is for them. By obtaining an ICDL first, they get an introduction to IT and a useful qualification at the same time. As a job advantage, ICDL presents a unique opportunity for as many employers such as insurance companies; banks, multi-nationals and even government is already in recognition of the need for a standardized ICT qualification with international recognition, it has mandated that the ICDL be that qualification.LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Candidates have the choice of choosing from the following modules based on their Computer knowledge level: