Programme Content

Learn the basics of manoeuvring through your computer operating system & Windows. During the course, ICDL Computer Essential (Windows), main skills and concepts relating to ICT, computers, devices, and software will be covered. After gaining the knowledge and skills, it helps consumers to be able to understand the operating system, how to make use of the tools and how to change the settings according to their needs. User: For people who do not have strong IT knowledge and would want to understand further how to utilize a computer. A brief of items covered below: the key concepts relating to ICT, computers, devices and software. Start up and shut down a computer Work effectively on the computer desktop using icons, windows. Adjust the main operating system settings and use built-in help features. Create a simple document and print an output. Know about the main concepts of file management and be able to efficiently organise files and folders. Understand key storage concepts and use utility software to compress and extract large files. Understand network concepts and connection options and be able to connect to a network. Understand the importance of protecting data and devices from malware, and the importance of backing up data. Recognise considerations relating to green IT, accessibility, and user health.

Course Deliveries

Computers and Devices Identify different types of ICT services/uses like: Internet services, mobile technology, office productivity applications Define the term hardware Define the term End-User License Agreement (EULA). Understand importance of software licensing Start Up, Shut Down Desktop, Icons, and Settings Identify common icons like those representing: files, folders, applications, printers, drives Identify the different parts of a window: title bar, menu bar, toolbar, ribbon, status bar, scroll bar View the computer's basic system information: operating system name and version number, installed RAM Outputs Install and uninstall a Printer. Perform print test page View, pause, restart, cancel a print job Copy, move text within a document, between open documents File Management Understand how an operating system organises drives, folders, files in a hierarchical structure Navigate between drives, folders, sub-folders, files Sort files in ascending, descending order by name, size, type, date modified Identify the main types of storage media like: internal hard disk, external hard disk, network drive Networks Identify some of its main uses like: World Wide Web (WWW), VoIP, e-mail, IM Outline the purpose of a network: to share, access data and devices securely Define the term Internet Service Provider (ISP) Security and Well-Being Identify different types of malware like: virus, worm, Trojan, spyware Recognise computer and device energy saving practices Identify some options available for enhancing accessibility like: voice recognition software screen reader, screen magnifier, on-screen keyboard, high contrast


16 hrs





  1. Singaporean & PR aged 21 and above = 70% funding.

  2. Singaporeans only (not PR) aged 40 and above = 90% funding.

  3. Singaporeans aged 35-39 with WSS letter = 70% funding.

Company-Sponsored (till end of 2020)

  1. Singaporeans & PRs aged 21 years and above are allowed 90% funding.

  2. Absentee Payroll applies for company sponsored up to $10/training hour. Please use Absentee Payroll calculator provided by SSG to calculate the absentee payroll for your employee.


All information is correct at time of publish (18 August 2020). The company reserves the rights to make any changes at any time without notice at its discretion.

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  2. Your application does not qualify for a seat for the course. You will receive a phone call from our friendly consultant who will assist you in the application.

  3. The Training Provider (ATO) reserves the rights to postpone or cancel the course if the course does not meet the minimum learners required.

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  3. Payment must be made prior to the commencement of the course.


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