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Basic ECDL Courses

ECDL_srbijaIAN Telecentar is the first non-governmental organization to become an authorized ECDL and ECDL Advanced testing center. At our computer school in a pleasant and relaxing atmosphere in the city center, a team of experienced teachers can provide training for the ECDL certificate and hold testing for the ECDL exams.

What is ECDL?

The European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL) is an international certificate obtained for possessing knowledge of information technology and computer skills. ECDL is recognized in 150 countries and translated into 41 foreign languages. With over 12 million participants, ECDL is the world’s largest certification for computer literacy. All ECDL courses are up-to-date and relevant, with strict quality assurance standards upheld.

How do I obtain a basic ECDL certificate?

 The basic ECDL diploma requires passing seven separate modules that cover a wide spectrum of computer theory and practice. The modules are as follows:

  • Basic Module 1: Concepts of Information Technology
  • Basic Module 2: Using the Computer and Managing Files (Windows XP)
  • Basic Module 3: Word Processing (Word)
  • Basic Module 4: Spreadsheets (Excel)
  • Basic Module 5: Database (Access)
  • Basic Module 6: Presentations (PowerPoint)
  • Basic Module 7: Information and Communication (Internet Explorer + Outlook Express)

Candidates have a choice of obtaining two versions of the basic ECDL certification: ECDL and ECDL Start Core. ECDL Start certificate is obtained if the candidate passes four modules, and ECDL Core certificate is obtained if the candidate passes all seven modules.

Why do I need an ECDL certificate?

No matter if you are a beginner or advanced computer user, obtaining a basic ECDL certificate is beneficial. Computer skills are becoming an essential life skill in an expanding technology era. The ability to effectively use a computer improves individual’s personal and professional lives as it increases an individual’s marketable and transferable skills. Therefore holding an ECDL certificate opens doors for employment. ECDL certification provides proof of skills, demonstrates computer competency to employers, identifies specific skills beneficial to personal and professional lives, and increases confidence in one’s computer skills.


IAN Telecentar
Djure Danicica 5 Street
11000 Belgrade, Serbia

tel. +38111 3229 732
fax. +38111 3225 993