WHAT IS ECDL?
The European Certificate of Computer Skills ECDL ( European Computer Driving Licence ) is a certification programme – a world leader – for assessing the computer skills of the ultimate user.
ECDL HAS RECEIVED THE OFFICIAL SUPPORT OF THE EUROPEAN UNION, AND THANKS TO ITS UNIVERSALITY AND ACCESSIBILITY, IT IS ACTIVELY USED ALL OVER THE WORLD:
- By everyone working in on a computer in their day-to-day activities
- In banking and the sphere of finance
- In government organizations
- In educational institutions
- In international organizations
ECDL has been introduced in 140 countries, over 5 000 000 certificates /Licences/ have been issued and tens of millions of exams have been passed successfully.
Many public and private organizations are using ECDL in its quality of internal standard for qualification of staff, which is mandatory for employing new personnel.
Outside Europe ECDL is applied as ICDL ( International Computer Driving Licence ) and ensures mobility throughout the world.
THE ECDL PROGRAMME COMPRISES TWO MAIN LEVELS:
- ECDL / ICDL base is an initial test which includes three main modules:
Module 1 - Using a computer and working with operation systems
Module 2 – Word processors
Module 3 - Electronic tables
- ECDL / ICDL CORE is a professional test for certifying the computer skills of the ultimate user:
Module 1 – Basic knowledge in the field of Information Technologies (IT)
Module 2 – Using the computer and working with operation systems
Module 3 – Word processors
Module 4 – Electronic tables
Module 5 – Data base
Module 6 - Presentations
Module 7 – Information and communication
WHO OPERATES ECDL ON THE TERRITORY OF THE REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA?
The consortium ECDL-Bulgaria holds the exclusive rights for the Republic of Bulgaria.
Tests are held at authorized test centres, and the training process is independent of the process of testing. Association “Regional Unions of Science and Technology with House of Science and Technology – Plovdiv” IS AN AUTHORIZED ECDL TRAINING AND TEST CENTRE.
PREREQUISITES FOR SUCCESSFULLY TAKING THE ECDL TEST:
- Purchased and registered Skill card
- Preparation on a certain module
- Registration for testing in a certain module at an authorized test centre, date and time appointment
- Taking the test successfully
- Registering the successfully passed test on a certain module in the Skill card
EUROPEAN COMPUTER DRIVING LICENCE ECDL
ECDL is for everyone who wishes to obtain a certified proof of their computer skills in compliance with an established common European Standard.
You need this certificate when applying for a job in a EU country.
We hold Licence ¹15 for training and testing applicants for receiving ECDL in the Republic of Bulgaria.
ECDL CENTRE at Association ‘RUST with HST – Plovdiv”.
Tel.: 032/62 25 60; 62 25 82; e-mail:email@example.com