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Association of Tanzania Employers (ATE) conducts a digital skills survey for their staff

28th April 2022
ICDL team in Tanzania conducted ICDL Compass testing for more than 30 Association of Tanzania Employers (ATE) staff across all departments of the association on 11th April 2022. The plan basing on the outcome of the report will be for ATE to adopt ICDL training as they prepare to offer digital skills training in Tanzania. …
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ISBAT University Gears up Digital Skilling and Certification

22nd April 2022
ISBAT University one of the top digital hub universities located in the heart of Kampala City-Uganda has geared up efforts to train and certify students and the work force using ICDL. While speaking to Dan Muhenda, the ICDL Market Development Executive in Uganda, Mr. Hareesh  Kumar, emphasized the need for all students and the workforce …
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ICDL Accreditation by Kenya National Qualifications Authority

20th April 2022
On Monday, 5 April 2022, ICDL was awarded an accreditation certificate by the Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA) during a ceremony held at Sankara, Nairobi, Kenya. This auspicious event was graced by the Guest of Honor Ms. Maureen Mbaka (Chief Administrative Secretary, Ministry of ICT, Innovation and Youth Affairs), Dr. Juma Mukhwana (Director General/CEO, KNQA), …
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ICDL Africa new office launch.

20th April 2022
ICDL Africa launched the new office and address on 30th March 2022 in the presence of ATCs and strategic partners. Solange Umulisa, the ICDL Africa General Manager, officially opened the event and welcomed all attendees to visit the office for a tour. The new office sets off an important step towards realizing some of the …
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ICDL TTT Programme at Kenyatta University

17th March 2022
ICDL Africa team started a Train-the-Trainer Programme at the Kenyatta University on 9th March 2022. The Programme ran for 3 days within which a total of 9 trainers from the university were equipped with skills on how to deliver effective ICDL training to their learners. The Programme was conducted virtually with 7 of the trainers …
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Digital Clinic at Tanzania Institute of Bankers (TIOB)

16th March 2022
On 9th March 2022, ICDL Africa in partnership with TIOB initiated the first session on digital clinic at Tanzania Institute of Bankers (TIOB) with over 10 candidates participating. The ICDL new edition of the ‘Perception & Reality’ digital skills measure in the financial sector in Tz is targeting 8000 TIOB members (60% students and 40% …
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New ICDL ATC: New Life Leadership Academy – Rwanda

11th March 2022
ICDL Africa is delighted to welcome New Life Leadership Academy to join us as our newest Accredited Test Centre (ATC) in Bugesera, Rwanda. New Life Leadership Academy is an outreach of Africa New Life uniquely set apart to offer Christ- centered education aimed at developing Christian character and Christian leadership.  They offer the Accelerated Christian …
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SOS – ICDL train the trainer workshop – Abidjan, Ivory Coast

28th February 2022
In the first week of February 2022, the ICDL Africa team in Francophone countries successfully organized a graduation for the completed ICDL Train-the-Trainer program for their trainers. The training had began on 24th and ended on 28th January 2022. A team of 10 trainers, one from UCAD (Université Cheick Anta Diop) in Sénégal and others …
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ICDL Exhibition at Kenyatta University.

28th January 2022
On Thursday 28th January 2022, ICDL Africa participated in a Career Day exhibition at an ATC, Kenyatta University, Nairobi Kenya, The event was organised by The Directorate of Career Development and Mentoring Programmes (CDMP) in conjunction with Kenyatta university students’ Association (KUSA). The event theme was “Dynamic World: Creativity, Innovation and Technology as the Main Skills …
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ICDL Compass

25th January 2022
Our own research has revealed that people tend to overestimate their abilities and that significant digital skills gaps exist, even among younger workers. ICDL Compass is the first step to understanding and addressing these digital skills gaps. Read more
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BRAC Maendeleo Tanzania Joins ICDL Africa

28th February 2022
Brac Maendeleo Tanzania has joined ICDL Africa to offer ICDL trainings to secondary school students in Tanzania under the project dubbed “Skills for their future” which is aimed at equipping youths in public schools with ICT skills to prepare them for the fourth industrial revolution. BRAC is an organization that implements various projects aimed at …
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New ICDL ATC alert: SKILLS HUB INTERNATIONAL (SHI) – Rwanda

23rd February 2022
SKILLS HUB INTERNATIONAL (SHI) is a private company limited by shares specializing in training and other employment consulting services, it is registered in Rwanda since 2013 to offer a wide range of world-class and excellent training services, recruitment services and employment services to corporate and individual clients. It also offers cutting edge business and management …
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New ATC alert: Light of Life International Christian School – Uganda

22nd February 2022
Life International Christian School, a newly accredited ICDL training and Test Center located in the heart of Mukono town council, Mukono District has this week successfully completed the certification of over eight (8) trainers and six (6) market development executives.  Located just a few meters away from Uganda Christian University (UCU), Light of Life Christian School has kicked …
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Worldwide E-Learning Campus trains some of the public institutions in Rwanda in ICDL programme.

18th February 2022
Worldwide E-learning Campus (WEC) is a higher learning institution accredited by the Rwanda Higher Education Council (HEC) as a Polytechnic Institution. It’s accredited for Advanced Diploma in Cloud Computing, and ICDL has been set mandatory before starting the program to better implement the Rwanda Government decision.  Through the Ministry of ICT and Innovation, the Government …
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Kenya National Qualifications Authority Accredits ICDL Certification.

2nd February 2022
The Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA) was set up in 2015 as set out in the Kenya National Qualifications Framework (KNQF) act no. 22 of 2014 (and KNQF Regulations, 2018) to help coordinate and harmonize the various levels of education; and to create a database of all qualifications in the country. The KNQF that the …
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21st Century Skills

20th January 2022
A productive workforce with 21st century skills is critical to staying competitive today. Retaining staff and getting the most from your workforce means investing in both hard and soft skills. We have developed custom training solutions that give you everything you need to develop employees’ skills and meet the challenges of the 21st century. Read …
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ICDL eLearning available now

20 April 2021
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ICDL Insights

27 November 2020
Short modules for business managers who are not IT professionals, which provide conceptual understanding of trending and emerging technology. Find out more about ICDL Insights

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Teamwork

27 November 2020
Develop the skills needed to work effectively in a team using collaborative tools and platforms. Find out more about the Teamwork module

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Remote Work

27 November 2020
Understand the main concepts and good practices needed to work effectively from any remote location.

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Skills for Data Protection

Data protection is not just for data protection officers

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Compétences pour Protection des Données

Protection des Données n’est pas réservée qu’aux délégués à la protection des données seulement

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ICDL Workforce

ICDL Workforce Modules

ICDL Workforce

Digital skills for employability and productivity.

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ICDL Professional

ICDL Professional Modules

ICDL Professional

Digital skills for work efficiency.

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ICDL Digital Student

ICDL Digital Student Modules

ICDL Digital Student

Digital skills to design and develop, share and protect.

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ICDL Digital Citizen

ICDL Digital Citizen Modules

ICDL Digital Citizen

Digital skills to access, engage and build computer confidence.

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ICDL Insights

ICDL Insights Modules

ICDL Insights

Digital understanding for business managers.

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