Full program description

ES WSQ - Use Primary Functions and Applications of a Computer (ICDL Certification Module: Digital Citizen Computer Fundamentals)

What's In It For Me

  • Understand the functions and features of tablet
  • Carry out common operations, apply settings, and secure a tablet
  • Carry out common operations, apply settings, and secure a tablet

Course Overview

The Digital Citizen Computer Fundamentals ICT programme is a new initiative from ICDL that aims to provide introductory computing skills to users of computers. The programme comprises of 5 units and a final assignment. Each unit provides the necessary computer knowledge and up-to-date skills to be a proficient user of a computer and common computer applications which are validated by a final assignment. 

Who Should Attend

  • Trainees who are keen to understand and learn the use of basic computing for their daily lives and enhance their employability
  • Trainees with little or no experience in the use of computers

Course Duration

16 Hours 

Course Outline

  • Learn Computer Basics
  • Introduction to the Desktop
  • Creating Document
  • Connecting to the Internet
  • Creating an Email

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

The objectives of this ICDL Digital Citizen Computer Fundamentals programme is to

  • Provide trainees with practical computer skills and knowledge that would enable them to use basic functions of a computer and computer software confidently in their daily lives.
  • This ICT programme serves as a prelude module for trainees to gain the necessary ICT knowledge and skills to prepare them to progress on to ICDL modules with greater confidence

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

  • English
  • Trainer : Trainee Ratio : 1:24
  • Training Methodology: Lecture and Hands-on Practical

Funding Information

Course reference code in SkillsConnect:

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

Reference code: CRS-Q-0025462-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. 


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
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