Full program description

ES WSQ - Use Basic Functions and Applications of a Computer (ICDL Certification Module: Intro to ICDL Base)

What's In It For Me

  • Understand the concepts of computer basic
  • Introduction to the desktop
  • Creating an email, documents & connecting to internet

Who Should Attend

Trainees who have attended the Digital Citizen Computer Fundamentals Programme (Trainees with little or no experience in the use of computers should attend the Digital Citizen Computer Fundamentals 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

Intro to ICDL Base is a step up initiative aimed at consolidating the strong foundation in the ICDL Digital Citizen Computer Fundamentals Programme that enhance the capability of participants with extensive computer skills and knowledge. It is designed to provide extensive hands-on practices that will not only help participants gain the necessary computer knowledge, more importantly this will assure them that the skills they have acquired through the course is practical.

This course will create not only proficient but also confident computer users. It also prepares participants for the more challenging ICDL core modules.

  • Understand the concepts of information and communication technology
  • Use features in an operating system, the Desktop and mange files
  • Use a web browser application and its associated use of search and navigation to access all information
  • Use of email communication
  • Understand and use a word processing application's basic operations
  • Understand basic spreadsheet concepts, with practical experience creating spreadsheets and performing simple

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.

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-0025464-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

Please note that prices are subject to changes

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