ICDL (ECDL in Europe), is the international standard in end-user computer skills. The ICDL Syllabus consists of 7 modules which define the skills and competencies necessary to be a proficient user of a computer and common computer applications.
In order to achieve ICDL Certification, individuals must pass a test for each of the 7 modules. ICDL Module 1 is a theoretical test of computing knowledge at a general level, while modules 2-7 are predominantly practical skills tests.
Individuals who have achieved ICDL certification can successfully demonstrate their competence in the use of a computer and common computer applications.