ICDL

ICDL 2016-05-31T19:27:58+00:00

What you will learn?

International Computer Driving License will make you learn the basic computer skills. It comes with a range of different modules and will help you accordingly.

ICDL will develop your computer skills in the area you choose. You can become an expert with the spreadsheets, can deal with online work, send and receive emails, can do web browsing like a pro. You can develop excellent word processing and documenting skills. With that you can insert images, tables and data in your documents.

You can learn how to make presentations, save them in different file formats. Understand how to add animations and other different effects in your presentation. You can learn how to create tables in database and store your data. You can perform actions like searching, sorting, updating or deletion on you database. Along with that you can learn about image editing, web editing. You can also learn how to make secure network connections, project planning, cloud computing, how to create two dimensional images and how to manage online information.

If you already have the above basic skills you can learn the advanced skills.

Prerequisite or Relevant Knowledge

For those who want to get enrolled in this course, there is so specific requirement. You can start with the very basic at any time of your life. If you have the basic knowledge you can get the advanced learning in that particular knowledge area.

Who should Attend?

This course is suitable for all those who want to learn the basic computer skills for every day computer usage or want to get expert at any one area for the purpose to excel at your studies, job or business.

Course Outline

ICDL has three basic modules; base module, standard module and advanced module.

Base Module:

  1. Computer Essentials:
  • ICT
  • Hardware
  • Software and Licensing
  • Start Up, Shut
  • Desktops and Icons
  • Using Windows
  • Tools and Settings
  • Working with
  • Text Printing
  • Introducing Files and Folders
  • Organizing Files and Folders
  • Storage and Compression
  • Network Concepts
  • Network Access
  • Protecting Data and Devices
  • Malware
  • Health and Green IT
  1. Online Essentials:
  • Key Concepts
  • Security and Safety
  • Using the Web Browser
  • Tools and Settings
  • Bookmarks
  • Web Outputs
  • Search
  • Critical Evaluation
  • Copyright, Data Protection
  • Online Communities
  • Communication Tools
  • E-mail Concepts
  • Sending E-mail
  • Receiving E-mail
  • Tools and Settings
  • Organizing E-mails
  • Using Calendars
  1. Word Processing:
  • Working with Documents
  • Enhancing Productivity
  • Enter Text
  • Select, Edit
  • Text
  • Paragraphs
  • Styles
  • Table Creation
  • Table Formatting
  • Graphical Objects
  • Preparation
  • Outputs
  • Setup
  • Check and Print
  1. Spreadsheets
  • Working with Spreadsheets
  • Enhancing Productivity
  • Insert, Select cells
  • Edit, Sort cells
  • Copy, Move, Delete cells
  • Rows and Columns
  • Worksheets
  • Arithmetic Formulas
  • Functions
  • Numbers/Dates
  • Contents
  • Alignment, Border Effects
  • Create charts
  • Edit charts
  • Setup
  • Check and Print

Standard Module:

  1. Presentation
  • Working with Presentation
  • Enhancing Productivity
  • Presentation Views
  • Slides
  • Master Slide
  • Handling Text
  • Formatting
  • Lists
  • Tables
  • Using Charts
  • Organization Charts
  • Insert, Manipulate
  • Drawing
  1. Using Databases:
  • Key Concepts
  • Database Organization
  • Relationships
  • Working with Databases
  • Common Tasks
  • Records
  • Design
  • Main Operations
  • Queries
  • Forms
  • Reports, Data Export
  • Printing
  1. IT Security
  • Data Threats
  • Value of Information
  • Personal Security
  • File Security
  • Malware
  • Definition and Function
  • Types
  • Protection
  • Network Security
  • Networks
  • Network Connections
  • Wireless Security
  • Access Control
  • Secure Web Use
  • Web Browsing
  • Social Networking
  • E-mail
  • Instant Messaging
  • Securing and Backing Up Data
  • Secure Destruction
  1. Project Planning
  • Key Concepts
  • Project Creation
  • Working with Projects
  • Starting a New Project
  • Tasks
  • Creating Tasks
  • Scheduling and Relationships
  • Constraints and Deadlines
  • Notes, Hyperlinks
  • Resources and Costs
  • Resources
  • Costs
  • Project Monitoring
  • Critical Path
  • Monitoring Progress and Rescheduling
  • Prepare Outputs
  • Setup
  • Print
  1. Web Editing:
  • Key Terms
  • Web Publishing
  • Legal Issues
  • HTML
  • Fundamentals of HTML
  • Using HTML
  • Web Authoring
  • Design
  • Using the Application
  • Enhancing Productivity
  • text Input and Formatting
  • Paragraph Formatting
  • Hyperlinks
  • Tables
  • Using Objects
  • Graphical Objects
  • Forms
  • Styles
  • CSS Concepts
  • Using CSS
  • Preparing Upload
  • Check
  • Publish
  1. Image Editing:
  • Digital Images
  • Graphic Formats
  • Color Concepts
  • Image Capture
  • Capturing Images
  • Using the Application
  • Image Creation
  • Settings
  • Enhancing Productivity
  • Working with Images
  • Selection
  • Image Manipulation
  • Layers
  • Text
  • Effects and Filters
  • Drawing and Painting
  • Drawing Tools
  • Painting Tools
  • Prepare Outputs
  • Setup
  • Print
  1. Online Collaboration:
  • Key Concepts
  • Cloud Computing
  • Preparation for Online Collaboration
  • Common Setup Features
  • Setup
  • Using Online Collaborative Tools
  • Online Storage and Productivity Applications
  • Online Calendars
  • Social Media
  • Online Meetings
  • Online Learning Environments
  • Mobile Collaboration
  • Key Concepts
  • Using Mobile Devices
  • Applications
  • Synchronization
  1. 2D Computer Aided Design:
  • First Steps
  • Navigating
  • Using Layers/Levels
  • Drawing Exchange
  • Main Operations
  • Create Objects/Elements
  • Selection Tools
  • Manipulate Objects/Elements
  • Using Inquiry Commands
  • Properties
  • Annotation (text and dimensions)
  • Advanced Features
  • Using Blocks/Cells
  • Using OLE
  • Outputs
  • Plot/Print Options
  1. Managing Online Information:
  • Key Concepts
  • Information Sources
  • Searching for Information
  • Defining the Information Need
  • Using a Search Engine
  • Using Social Media Applications
  • Evaluating and Organizing Information
  • Evaluating Information
  • Organizing Information
  • Communicating Information
  • Planning and Drafting Information
  • Reviewing and Delivering Information
  1. Health Information Systems Usage:
  • Healthcare Information Systems (HIS)
  • HIS Types
  • Due Care
  • Confidentiality
  • Access Control
  • Security
  • User Skills
  • Navigation
  • Decision Support
  • Output Reports
  • Policy and Procedure
  • Principles

Advance Module:

  1. Advanced Word Processing:
  • Text
  • Referencing
  • Captions, Footnotes and Endnotes
  • Reference Tables and Indexes
  • Bookmarks and Cross-References
  • Enhancing Productivity
  • Using Fields
  • Forms, Templates
  • Mail Merge
  • Linking, Embedding
  • Automation
  • Collaborative Editing
  • Tracking and Reviewing
  • Master Documents
  • Security
  • Prepare Outputs
  • Sections
  • Documents Setup
  1. Advanced Spreadsheets
  • Worksheets
  • Functions and Formulas
  • Using Functions and Formulas
  • Charts
  • Creating Charts
  • Formatting Charts
  • Analysis
  • Using Tables
  • Sorting and Filtering
  • Scenarios
  • Validating and Auditing
  • Validating
  • Auditing
  • Enhancing Productivity
  • Naming Cells
  • Paste Special
  • Templates
  • Linking, Embedding and Importing
  • Automation
  • Collaborative Editing
  • Tracking and Reviewing
  • Security
  1. Advanced Database:
  • Database Development and Use
  • Tables and Relationships
  • Fields/Columns Relationships and Joins
  • Queries
  • Query Types
  • Refining a Query
  • Forms
  • Controls
  • Reports
  • Controls
  • Presentations
  • Enhancing Productivity
  • Linking, Importing
  • Automation
  1. Advanced Presentation:
  • Audience and Environment
  • Design, Content and Layout
  • Slide Masters and Templates
  • Slide Masters
  • Templates
  • Graphical Objects
  • Formatting Drawn Objects
  • Formatting Pictures, Images
  • Handling Graphical Objects
  • Charts and Diagrams
  • Using Charts
  • Using Diagrams
  • Multimedia
  • Movies, Sounds
  • Animation
  • Enhancing Productivity
  • Linking, Embedding
  • Importing, Exporting
  • Managing Presentations
  • Custom Shows
  • Slide Show Settings
  • Slide Show Control

Impact/Benefits of this Course

With the rapid advancement in technology it has become essential to learn how to use computer effectively. Whichever field you belong from, you must have seen that eventually every setup is being automated. So in order to succeed the computer should be on your fingertips. We make sure that by learning different knowledge areas in ICDL your personnel and professional life will be at ease.

At work you will now b able to complete the tasks more effectively, efficiently and before time. Hence you have a greater chance to get bonus or a raise.

At home you can connect with your friends and family, do secure browsing on internet, make presentations, document your ideas in a very useful way and can do much more.

At Course Completion

At course completion you will learn:

  • Computer essentials
  • Online essentials
  • Basic or advanced word processing and formatting documents
  • Basic or advanced spreadsheets
  • Basic or advanced Presentation
  • Basic or advanced usage of Database
  • How to do image editing and prepare images
  • How to do web editing and prepare webpages
  • How to be secure while using internet
  • How to manage and plan projects
  • How to use online collaborative tools
  • 2D computer aided learning
  • Managing information online and much more.

Why Duke Training Centre?

At Duke Training Centre we believe in providing the very best of knowledge to our students. This comes with years of experience and quality learning, management and services.

After enrolling in ICDL at Duke Training Centre you will be capable enough to get what you have come for i.e. the right computer skills. And with that you will be more attractive to the HR administration for being hired.