Digital Skills for Citizens project wins first place in the ECDL and ICDL in Society category

by Michael Tighe


Posted on 2nd May 2018 at 11:29 am



At the ECDL Foundation Forum 2018, held in Prague, the entry submitted by ECDL Ireland was voted to be an outstanding example of best practice in the ECDL and ICDL in Society category. ECDL Foundation, an international organisation dedicated to raising digital competence standards in the workforce, education and society, established the Best Practice Awards […]


Tester training update

by Amy Townsend


Posted on 9th March 2018 at 10:41 am



As you are aware up until recently we have always run tester training on specific dates at specific locations around the country. This meant if you were looking to do training you would have to find the closest one to you and arrange the time off from work or school in order to attend. This […]


Get involved in Tech Week 2018: Ireland’s technology festival

by Amy Townsend


Posted on 7th March 2018 at 12:17 pm


tech week 2017

From 22 to 28 April, the Irish Computer Society will be running Tech Week, a week-long, nationwide festival on everything to do with technology, aimed at students, parents, and the public.   From coding to gaming, the Internet of Things to drones, Tech Week is a wide-ranging initiative. Activities include nationwide competitions, local events, school […]


Perception & reality of digital skills: measuring digital skills gaps in Europe, India and Singapore

by Amy Townsend


Posted on at 12:16 pm



Research by ECDL Foundation and national providers in seven countries has found that self-assessment is a poor measure of digital skills.   More than 80% of 15-24 year olds worldwide are online. This gives the impression that by having access to digital technologies, people, and particularly young people, automatically learn how to use them. People […]


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What we offer.

Online programme delivery, learner administration, training content development, online testing and certification, telephone and online support, membership, event and project management, and digital marketing and brand promotion – these are among the services provided by ICS Skills. Here are a few of the clients we serve:

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