‘Digital Skills: New Professions’ pilot project final report now available

by Michael Tighe


Posted on 11th July 2019 at 3:27 pm



The European Commission has published the final report of the pilot project, “Digital Skills: New Professions, New Educational Methods, New jobs”. The main action of the project was to develop blueprints for training programmes that would help Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to furnish their employees with the necessary digital competences.  The study has identified the most sought-after skills for SME employees, and consequently […]


Upskilling Canon employees with ICDL

by Amy Townsend


Posted on 29th May 2019 at 11:19 am



Digital skills training contributes to 15% growth at Canon France.
A short interview with ICDL and a Canon group company who have been using ICDL as part of their hugely successful digital transformation.


ICDL digital skills certification programme launched to equip workers with skills for today and tomorrow

by Amy Townsend


Posted on 10th May 2019 at 9:06 am



ECDL Foundation is launching a refreshed digital skills certification and brand identity that will help meet the digital skills needs of students, workers and professionals across Europe at a time when technologies are developing faster than ever before. ICDL, the new name for the programme will be launched at an event in Brussels on 10 May.


ECDL Ireland and SureSkills tackle the ICT skills shortage

by Michael Tighe


Posted on 20th November 2018 at 11:42 am



SureSkills and the. ECDL Ireland have joined as national partners for ICDL Workforce. Technology is changing the workplace at an ever faster pace. Existing jobs are evolving and new ones are appearing. One thing is certain: digital skills are vital in the workforce.