ECDL is the short name for the European Computer Driving Licence. This is a widely recognised qualification that enables people to certify their computer literacy and digital skills to a recognised standard.
What level is ECDL?
The ECDL course and qualification is available at 3 levels; basic, intermediate and advanced. There are 18 modules that a person can study. These include: Computer Essentials, Word Processing, IT Security, Project Planning, Digital Marketing and Data Protection.
You can read more about the ECDL qualification by clicking on the link below:
ECDL Qualification Information
Where can I study the ECDL?
If you are a member then you can access study materials for the ECDL at Jersey Library for free, but there is a fee if you want to take the exam to gain the qualifications. There is also an option to study at home, but this costs around £65 to sign up for.
If you are interested in undertaking any of the ECDL programmes speak to your Employment Coordinator who can help you look into this.