Full program description

ES WSQ - Manage Online Information (ICDL Certification Module: Managing Online Information)

What's In It For Me

  • Determine what online information is suitable
  • Search securely for online information using search engines and social media applications
  • Manage and organise information using a range of tools

Course Overview

This module sets out essential concepts and skills relating to identifying, searching, evaluating, organising and communicating online information.

Who Should Attend

Trainees who have attended the EqualSkills Programme (Trainees with little or no experience in the use of computers should attend the EqualSkills Programme in the first instance). Trainees who have completed Basic ICRT and want to refresh their skills in working in desktop environment, use of word processing tools, surfing the internet, word processing, spreadsheet and email functions. 

Course Duration

16 Hours 

Course Outline

This module:

  • Covers the Key Skills and Knowledge needed when researching topics on web.

  • Can be applied to research and information search relating to any topic area.

  • Ensures that you can create well structured, well researched, and appropriately expressed outputs.

Information Concepts
  • Key Concepts
  • Information Sources
Searching for Information
  • Defining the information needed
  • Using a search engine
  • Using Social Media Applications 
Evaluating and Organising Information
  • Evaluating Information
  • Organising Information
  • Copyright, Data Protection
Communicating Information
  • Planning and Drafting Information
  • Reviewing and Delivering Information

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Successful trainees will receive the internationally recognised ICDL Certificate upon completion of the course. This certificate is administered by ICDL Singapore, a new initiative from ECDL Foundation. This is a joint certification between SSG and ICDL Singapore.

Course Objectives

On Completion of this module, the candidate would be able to: 

  • Determine what online information is needed to meet a particular requirement.

  • Search securely for online information using search engines and social media applications.

  • Critically evaluate information using a range of criteria.

  • Use inquiry commands, for example, to measure distances, angles, areas.

  • Manage and organise information using a range of tools.

  • Plan, draft, review and deliver online information

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

Teacher: Student Ratio is 1: 24

Funding Information

Course reference code in SkillsConnect:

  • For Training Grant application, please use the following reference code.

Reference code: CRS-Q-0025467-ES

Skills Development Fund (SDF) and SkillsFuture Funding:

  • Participants must attend at least 75% of the course, complete the exam with a pass or competent result.
  • Online applications are not applicable for companies applying funding with Absentee Payroll.
  • Workforce Training Support (WTS) funding only applies to trainee who is 35 years old and above with a monthly income of $2,000 and below.

For Company Registration:

  • Customers who are applying funding for trainee(s), please submit Training Grant applications in SkillsConnect website before registration.
  • Training Grant number is to be submitted together with the registrations.
  • Payment for the course must be using company cheque or via GIRO.
  • For more information on SDF Training Grant application, please click here

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP):

  • NTUC members enjoy UTAP* benefit of up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses with NTUC LearningHub.

* UTAP supports 50% of the course fees paid cap at $250 per year. You must be a union member throughout the course duration and at the time of claim. You must achieve a minimum of 75% attendance for each application and have sat for all prescribed examinations. Other terms and conditions apply. 

Price

Course Fee Payable 
Individual Pricing w/o GST w GST
 Course Fee $320.00 $342.40
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old $64 $86.40
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old $32 $54.40
WTS Funding (95%) $16.00 $38.40
Corporate Pricing
Non-SME w/o GST w GST
Course Fee $320.00 $342.40
SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old $64 $86.40
SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old $32 $54.40
WTS Funding (95%) $16.00 $38.40
SME w/o GST w GST
Course Fee $320.00 $342.40
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs Companies (90%)** $32 $54.40
WTS Funding (95%) $16.00 $38.40

Prices does not include pre & post assessment fees and subject to GST and other LHUB miscellaneous fees

Note: SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old : Applicable to Singapore Citizen/PR 

  SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old : Applicable to Singapore Citizen ONLY

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