ICDL modules – your options

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There are 18 ICDL modules covering basic computer skills to advanced level, and two introductory Digital Citizens courses. The Base, Intermediate and Advanced module groups each represent a different level of digital proficiency and certification. Choose the modules you want to customise your personal training profile, covering the subjects you need at the level you want.

Training and certification costs are very reasonable and an excellent investment in your career.
For most jobseekers, ICDL training and certification is free, through the KiwiSkills programme (on KiwiSkills website).

ICDL  Recommended  Retail  Pricing  January 2017

This  pricing  list  is  intended  as  a  guide, to help you estimate the cost of your chosen training and certification options.  RRP  prices  include  GST  and  are  subject  to  change. Check with your Accredited Test Centre (ATC) as their prices may be different.

PRODUCT NAME RECOMMENDED RETAIL PRICE (RRP*)
Digital Citizen (formerly Equalskills) includes CRN & Workbook $250
Digital Citizen Plus (formerly Intro to ICDL Base) includes CRN & Workbook $250
ICDL Candidate Registration Fee (CRN) – one per candidate $75
Base Module pack includes workbook, 3 diagnostic test credits and 1 certificate test Check with your Authorised Test Centre
Intermediate Module pack includes workbook, 3 diagnostic test credits and 1 certificate test Check with your Authorised Test Centre
Advanced Module pack includes workbook, 3 diagnostic test credits and 1 certificate test Check with your Authorised Test Centre
ICDL Digital Marketing (PDF) – coming soon! $70
eLearning Courseware annual licence (Base) optional $25
eLearning Courseware annual licence (Intermediate) optional $30
eLearning Courseware annual licence (Advanced) optional $50
Replacement Certificate $20

Training and certification:  To get ICDL certified for each module you normally do the training, then take a diagnostic test (good practice for the certificate test) followed by a certificate test at an Accredited Test Centre.

Certification of existing skills: If you already have the desired skill level for some modules, you can confirm this by taking a diagnostic test straight away, before booking for the certificate test.

ICDL Modules

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Customise your own ICDL training profile

ICDL is a flexible programme. It allows you to choose the module combinations and levels best suited to your needs. Your ICDL Profile is for life and can be built on over time as your needs change or technology changes. It grows with you, it never expires and will always be proof of your skills and lifelong learning.

Read more about customised ICDL Profiles.

Digital Citizen Introductory Modules

We offer the Digital Citizen (formerly Equal Skills) module for complete beginners, and the Digital Citizen Plus (formerly Intro to ICDL Base) module for those with limited knowledge of the computers and the Internet.  Both aim to make you aware of the basics of computers and the Internet, and especially useful online information and service resources.  If you want to learn practical ways of using computers and the Internet then these are an ideal starting point.

Read more about Digital Citizen and Digital Citizen Plus Modules.

Once you’ve chosen your Modules, Get Started!