Up to 100% funding available to SMEs for ICDL eLearning

by Michael Tighe


Posted on 7th October 2019 at 4:26 pm



Up to 100% funding is now available to SMEs for ICDL eLearning, testing and certification through the Skills To Advance programme. Skills to Advance is a new government initiative that offers upskilling and reskilling opportunities to employees in lower level jobs. It benefits employees and SMEs through education and training. Additionally, Skills to advance can […]


Think you have the tech skills? Think again.

by Michael Tighe


Posted on 28th August 2019 at 12:54 pm



There can be few people today who don’t encounter information technology in the workplace. Of course, offices started to transform in the 1980s but today everyone, from shop assistants to bar staff, will use a computing device at some point during the working day. Indeed, with the mobile revolution in full flow, even lorry drivers, […]


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.


ICDL highlighted in UNESCO report as example of an international digital competence framework

by Michael Tighe


Posted on 24th September 2018 at 10:42 am



A new report by UNESCO has highlighted the ICDL programme as a significant example of a digital skills framework around the world.