|What is it?
ECDL EqualSkills EqualSkills is an introduction to computers and the Internet developed for those with no previous experience. EqualSkills helps to remove the fear of using a computer for complete novices by using a simple, non-threatening approach to educating individuals in the basic skills of using a computer, email and the Internet.
- It is a fun, informal and uncomplicated introduction to computers and the Internet for complete beginners
- It is designed to give an appreciation and basic understanding of computers and the Internet
- It is designed to build confidence and provide a basis to encourage further exploration and development of computer and Internet skills
Who is it for?
EqualSkills is designed for complete beginners and is open to everyone regardless of status, education, age, ability or understanding. There are still many people who have never switched on a computer and are only vaguely aware of the Internet and its uses. Many of these people would like to know more about computers and the Internet but may feel that it is too complicated or too late for them to learn. EqualSkills is an ideal programme to overcome digital fears and get started with computers.