The European Computer Driving License Foundation is the one that provides the ECDL computer literacy certification program. The ECDL Foundation markets the certification programme to those who need to show their full competence in the use of a personal computer and common computer applications. This ECDL company seeks to increased the productivity and job prospects improvement of IT professionals.
ECDL Foundation is registered in Ireland and is the worldwide governing body and licensing authority for ECDL (European Computer Driving Licence) and ICDL (International Computer Driving Licence), the global standard in end-user computer skills certification. It has a earned its reputation in pioneering the role in identifying and developing program content, come up with a rigorous test design methodologies and adherence to the highest quality standards. A non-profit organization supports IT competencies over 148 countries across the globe. The countries are grouped into five regions such as Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East and America. ECDL Foundation has offices in Dublin, Brussels and Singapore.
The ECDL Foundation has ten main products ranging from equal skills at entry-level to specialized and professional programmes for IT practitioners. The company ensures that creation of syllabi is always relevant, up to date and meaningful. This is to ensure the quality and relevance of the certifications that it issues out to qualified candidates. Its products are developed following recommendations from international computer societies.
A non-profit organization as it is, the ECDL Foundation is here to helping raise the general level of computer skills in society and providing access for those in the IT field of profession.