New ICDL Certificate

The New ICDL Certificate is an upgrade and a restructure of the same skills previously offered by ICDL Syllabus 5.0 it also provides a dedicated module on cyber security - all in 3 modules instead of 7; hence eliminating duplication as well as reducing time and cost of the training and testing spent by candidates.


The new ICDL Certificate is structured in the following 3 upgraded modules:

  • Module 1 - Computer and Online Essentials: combines the skills in the use of computers, handheld devices as well as Internet and email.
  • Module 2 - Office Essentials: combines skills of the 3 most frequently used applications - word processing, Spreadsheets and presentations.
  • Module 3 - Cyber Security: critical behavioral and technical skills to use computers and handheld devices safely.