Flexible delivery and assessment entirely online - approved course materials and diagnostic tests available

Assess your students only when they're ready - automated marking frees up valuable teaching time

Ofqual-approved across the three levels, and on Section 96 approved list for pre-16 delivery.

Recognised by employers worldwide as proof of competent and efficient computer skills

Who is it for?

ICDL supports students at all levels, equipping them with IT user skills they need for school work, further education and employment. It also encourages productivity, creativity and soft skills like communication and problem-solving across the curriculum.

Key documents

Our qualification specification covers all three ICDL levels.


ICDL qualifications comprise a combination of the below modules:

  • IT user fundamentals
  • Internet and email
  • Word processing
  • Spreadsheets
  • Presentations
  • Databases
  • Online collaboration
  • Improving productivity
  • Project planning
  • IT security

ICDL: The digital skills standard

I want to deliver ICDL

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